From the Regions
BUNAWAN, Agusan del Sur- To start the year right, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 reignites and strengthens partnership among State Colleges and Universities (SCUs) in the region.
As a continuous capacity development of our farmers, the request for a training of San Guillermo farmers was granted. The two-day Free Seminar on Feed on Feed Formulation was conducted on January 9-10, 2020 at the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 02, San Mateo, Isabela.
As a kickstart of the year, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center MiMaRoPa held its FY 2019 Annual Review and Planning Workshop for FY 2020 at ATI, Barcenaga, Naujan, Oriental Mindoro.
This activity aims to assess and evaluate the Center’s performance for FY 2019 and plan this year’s activity.
The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Davao is ready to get down to business as management and staff have ironed out activities and programs for 2020 after the held first management meeting on January 13, 2019, Monday.
TAGBILARAN CITY – The personnel of the Agricultural Training Institute in Central Visayas spearheaded by its Center Director, Dr. Carolyn May O. Daquio conducted a two-day Target Setting for 2020 last January 2-3, 2020 at the center’s complex in Cabawan District, this city.
The Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center XI (ATI-RTC XI) and Technical Education and Skills Development Authority XI (TESDA XI) agreed to collaborate in the implementation of the programs under the extension component of the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF).
LOS ANGELES, Butuan City– As a form of celebration and tribute to the fulfillment of their duties as civil servants, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 held a “Salamat Mabuhay” program to two of its staff last December 20, 2019.
ATI-X COMPOUND, El Salvador City---Serving as a refresher to the rest of the management and staff of the center, specifically the commodity point persons, a one-day mentoring on “Training Design Preparation” transpired on the first working day Thursday morning of January 2 this year.
LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – As a year starter, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 13 through its Planning, Monitoring, and Evaluation Unit (PMEU) conducts today the 2020 Operational Planning Workshop. This is to harmonize all activities of the center for the effective and efficient program implementation.
Before 2019 ends, ATI-RTC IX embrace this gift as an ultimate way to kick off the challenges that lie before us. This is the chance to finally receive a new home where new adventures will set sail and where brand new memories will be recorded.
VILLA KANANGA, Butuan City – Considered as one of the most awaited annual event of the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13, more than 800 out of the total 1,450 individuals participated on the 11th e-Learning Mass Graduation on December 9, 2019 held at VCDU Prince Hotel Grand Convention.
MALLIG, Isabela. The Local Government Unit of Mallig, Isabela found the Farmers Information and Technology Services (FITS) Center helpful to their farmers. Launched on Thursday December 18, 2019, the FITS Center is now ready to serve the farmers and other stakeholders of the municipality on the provision of information and technology services.
Ayon sa datos, humigit kumulang 640,614 sako ng binhi ang naibahagi na sa mga magsasaka mula huling linggo ng Oktubre hanggang Disyembre 15. Tinatayang nasa 320,307 ektarya na ang maaaring mataniman ng certified inbred seeds mula sa RCEF-Seed Program.
San Pablo City, Laguna - Southern Tagalog Agriculture, Aquatic and Resources Research, Development and Extension Consortium (STAARRDEC) in partnership with the Agricultural Training Institute CaLaBaRZon hosted the Joint 7th Executive Board Meeting and 88th Regional Research and Development Coordinating (RRDCC) Meeting on December 17, 2019 at Forest Wood Garden, Brgy. Sta. Elena in this city.
Leyte – The Magsasaka Siyentista (MS) as the umbrella organization among the other Rural-Based Organizations (RBO) of the Agricultural Training Institute complements the Farmers Information and Technology Services (FITS) centers in sharing the knowledge on the successful application of science-based farming practices under the Techno-Gabay Program (TGP).
PRODUCTION LOAN EASY ACCESS (PLEA) BORROWERS GAIN FARM BUSINESS PRACTICES THROUGH FINANCIAL LITERACY TRAINING
BANGA, Aklan – Five batches of Financial Literacy Training were conducted from July to December 2019 in the provinces of Aklan, Antique, Iloilo, and Capiz with 159 Production Loan Easy Access (PLEA) borrowers that served as participants.
ILOILO, City – The Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund’s (RCEF) extension component in the region kicks off with the conduct of the Training on Inbred Rice Seed Production and Certification for Seed Growers of Region VI on October 7-11, 2019 at EON Centennial Hotel and Water Park, Iloilo City that was participated by 30 farmers from Iloilo, Negros Occidental, Antique, and Capiz.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite – “Ang Digital Farmers Program (DFP) ay binuo ng SMART katuwang ang Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) na naglalayon ito na makapagbahagi sa smallholder farmers ng mga kaalaman ukol sa digital tools.
Tagbilaran City - The Information Services Section (ISS) of the Agricultural Training Institute-VII (ATI-7) this city, recently received 2 major and 3 minor Information Services Achievers' Awards during the ATI National Knowledge Management Updates held in Bataan on Dec 2-6, 2019.
Orani, Bataan – Information Services Section (ISS) of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) CaLaBaRZon bagged various recognitions during the Information Services (IS) Achievers’ Award held on December 3, 2019 in this municipality. IS Achievers’ Award is part of the 3rd Knowledge Management (KM) Updates and IS Collaborative Learning Activity for 2019.
Awards received are:
Extension services continue to evolve. With the challenges that extension workers and farmers face, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) continues to explore various strategies to improve its efforts as the extension and training arm of the Department of Agriculture. In over 30 years, the ATI has celebrated various successes and learned from the lessons during hard times. Nonetheless, we are proud to be standing the test of time through the support of our partners and the clientele themselves. This is the ATI Today, more committed to bring you extension services beyond boundaries.