From the Regions
Maramag, Bukidnon---Since its soaring popularity and patronage from major coffee-lovers and drinkers overseas and for bagging the Best Coffee-Robusta Category, Kape Maramag became a household name when it won as the Grand Champion (for Robusta) during last year’s 1st Kape Pilipino Cupping Competition sponsored by the Agricultural Cooperative Development International/Volunteers in Overseas Coop
Empowering farmers, agricultural producers and food processors in safe food production through the integration of Food Safety Management System, two (2) batches of Training on Safe Food Practice in Early Stage On-Farm Production: Integration of Food Safety Management System (FSMS) for Local Farmers and Food Producers were conducted last October 24-26 and 29-31, 2018 at ATI RTC MiMaRoPa, Barcena
BAYBAY CITY, Leyte. Corn and cassava are two of the most important crops in the Philippines. With the threat of climate change, production of these crops are at risk.
At least 15 member-agencies of the Regional Agriculture and Fishery Extension Network convened at ATI-RTC 02 San Mateo Center, San Mateo, Isabela for their 3rd Quarter Meeting on October 25-26, 2018.
The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) distributed ICT equipment as enhancement support to its Farmers Information Technology Services (FITS) Center in the region.
The School-on-the-Air (SOA) on Rubber kicked off last October 27, 2018. The radio program was in coordination with the Local Government Units (LGUs) of Kidapawan City, Magpet, Makilala, Pres. Roxas, and Antipas, all in North Cotabato Proince, where more or less 500 participants is expected to join the 4-month long weekly radio program.
Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime. “
It is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something for themselves than to do it for them. You may not only improve someone’s standard of living, but give that person the tools to improve himself/herself.
INDANG, Cavite - According to Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), the CaLaBaRZon is one of the top swine producers in the country ranking second. It accounts to about 22.77% of the national produce in 2013.
BUKIDNON, Region X – Thirty (30) officers of the Rural Based Organization (RBO) conducted a benchmarking in premiere farm tourism sites in the province.
Around 700 agriculture enthusiasts convened for an entire day of learning during the free seminar entitled Agritalk: Urban Agriculture Promotion on October 17, 2018 at SM Ecoland, Davao City.
BUTUAN CITY, Agusan del Norte – Thirty (30) members of the 4-H Club attended the Refresher Course on Agri-Crops and Livestock Production for 4-H Club Members from October 23 to October 26, 2018 at the Luxury Hotel this city.
PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur – The 4th batch of the Training on Organic Vegetable Production for Mothers successfully ended last October 27, 2018 at the Hygeia IntraMeds Center, in Brgy. Patin-ay this municipality.
When we talk about jackfruit, the EVIARC Sweet variety in Eastern Visayas definitely stands out from the rest for its distinct characteristics. It is an elite jackfruit variety identified by the Eastern Visayas Integrated Agricultural Research Center (EVIARC) in Abuyog, Leyte and is the flagship commodity in the Region.
BUTUAN CITY, Agusan del Norte - Training on Swine Artificial Insemination was successfully conducted last October 24-26, 2018 in Butuan City. It was participated in by thirty-three (33) swine raisers/boar handlers, farmers and AEWs in Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur.
LINGAYEN, Pangasinan- The Regional Agriculture and Fishery Extension Network (RAFEN) 1 continued to unify its strategies, approaches, and vision to achieve more progressive and nurtured agri-preneurs as it held its 5th Symposium last October 18-19 at the Convention Hall, Pangasinan State University (PSU), Lingayen, Pangasinan.
Subic, Olongapo - The journey towards excellence and righteousness is not paved in gold. It is not a journey for the faint of heart either.
To address the lack of veterinary services among other areas in Mindoro specifically in the rural areas, the 1st batch of Training on Animal Health Care and Management for Barangay Animal Health Worker (BAHW) was conducted at Imeldas Garden Hotel and Restaurant, Poblacion, Bansud, Oriental Mindoro on October 23-25, 2018.
Aiming to sensitize Gender and Development among the AEWs in the implementation of the program in their respective localities and be refreshed and more productive thru a team building activity, the ATI MiMaRoPa conducted the 5-day activity themed “Be Informed, Be Energized: Sensitizing AEWs in Gender and Development on October 22 – 26, 2018 at Lush Green Camp Site and Resort, San Teodoro, Orien
PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur – Thirty (30) mothers from the town of Talacogon were grateful for the opportunity to take part in the 3rd Batch of the Training on Organic Vegetable Production from October 22-24, 2018. Through the training they learned how to organically grow vegetables and appreciated the nutritional value of this glow food.
LINGAYEN, Pangasinan - Matagumpay na idinaos ang ika-limang taong symposium ng Regional Agriculture and Fishery Extension Network I (RAFEN I) noong ika-18 at 19 ng Oktubre, 2018 sa Convention Hall, Pangasinan State University (PSU), Lingayen, Pangasinan.