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LANHS students get certificates in e-learning courses

ATI in Caraga - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 1:50pm

LOS ANGELES, Butuan City- Two sections of Grade 12 students from Los Angeles National High School (LANHS) take the e-Learning courses at the e-Learning Lounge of the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 just this month.

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Seminar on Wheels reaches GPP implementers

ATI in Caraga - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:12pm

SUMILIHON, Butuan City–The Gulayan sa Paaralan Program (GPP) is implemented in various schools to boost the awareness of the students on the significance of vegetable production and consumption. These school gardens also serve as ready-food baskets of the feeding programs to address malnutrition.

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Value-adding for Rice

ATI in Eastern Visayas - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:00am

E. Visayas - There are many opportunities for Rural-Based Organizations (RBOs) to earn more income for their families’ needs. One is through food processing as value addition for their farm produce. Hence, the Agricultural Training Institute conducted the Training on Rice-based Food Processing to teach RBO members that there is more to rice than just grains being sold in the market.

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Regional Consultation Held for RCEF Extension Component Implementation

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 4:04pm

Poblacion, El Salvador City---A harmonized extension implementation along with partner agencies was the common intention of the one-day Regional Consultation for the Extension Program Component of the Rice Tariffication Law or RA 11203.

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ATI-X Kicks-Off with “Keeping a Drug-Free Workplace” Seminar for Personnel

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 2:11pm

Poblacion, El Salvador City--- To ensure that the management and staff of the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) remain drug-free and are not into substance abuse, a whole day seminar “Keeping a Drug-Free Workplace” was mounted as facilitated and organized by the Administrative and Finance Unit (AFU).

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Getting the youth well-versed with meat processing

ATI in Central Luzon - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 9:51am

Meat is the most valuable livestock product (FAO, 2017), a highly nutritious food and good source of protein. It is either cooked in different recipes or processed into meat products. Nowadays, processed meat products are globally gaining ground in popularity and consumption volume.

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Niche above the Notch

ATI in Ilocandia - Thu, 09/05/2019 - 7:32pm

PUGO, La Union - Everything was set, and everybody was on their way when PAGASA broadcasted at 1:00 a.m. on August 28 that a tropical storm named Jenny has landed the Aurora Province and expected to bring strong wind and heavy rain affecting Ilocos Region.

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Bamboo is not a boo

ATI in Ilocandia - Thu, 09/05/2019 - 6:34pm

PUGO, La Union - “Bamboo is a high value crop, therefore, kailangan natin itong i-disseminate para maging aware ang mga tao. It is a potential livelihood for the people. Let us discourage those people na nagpuputol ng kahoy para gawing uling dahil ang kahoy pag pinutol, di na tutubo. Ang kawayan, pag pinutol at ginawang uling, ay may kapalit agad. Hindi pa ito mahirap alagaan,” Mr.

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Bamboo is not a boo

ATI in Ilocandia - Thu, 09/05/2019 - 6:31pm

“Bamboo is a high value crop, therefore, kailangan natin itong i-disseminate para maging aware ang mga tao. It is a potential livelihood for the people. Let us discourage those people na nagpuputol ng kahoy para gawing uling dahil ang kahoy pag pinutol, di na tutubo. Ang kawayan, pag pinutol at ginawang uling, ay may kapalit agad. Hindi pa ito mahirap alagaan,” Mr.

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FLS-SPF expected to increase productivity of Swine Raisers in Antique

ATI in the Western Visayas - Thu, 09/05/2019 - 5:18pm

"Ang Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) udyan para mag-train kaninyo, mag-reach out sa mga tawo nga nabudlayan para tudluan kang livelihood opportunities nga bukot lahog-lahog lang, kundi tuod-tuod nga pangabuhi-an naton.” [The ATI is there to train you, to reach out to individuals who are having a hard time, and to teach us livelihood opportunities that what we really need.] These

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ATI Region 6 successfully produced 28 OA-NC II holders

ATI in the Western Visayas - Thu, 09/05/2019 - 1:59pm

In support to Republic Act 10068 or Organic Agriculture Act of 2010, ATI Region 6 in cooperation with Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) conducted the Skills Enhancement on Organic Agriculture Technologies for Competency Assessment last August 26 to 30, 2019 at Connie Carillo Diversified Farm, Bingawan, Iloilo.

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ATI-RTC 6 LAUNCHED PAGKABAEAKA SA 4KS: KAGUEANGAN, KABUKIRAN, KAEANASAN AG KATUNGGAN PROGRAM

ATI in the Western Visayas - Wed, 09/04/2019 - 5:03pm

“We at ATI will be walking side by side with the Local Government Units (LGU) together with the other partner agencies to attain our goal in this 4Ks program”. This is the commitment of support of Dr. Eden DLR.

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SSCT bags awards in 1st Regional Kabataang OA Quiz Bee

ATI in Caraga - Wed, 09/04/2019 - 11:24am

LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – Surigao State College of Technology (SSCT) – Mainit campus bagged awards during the 1st Regional Kabataang OA Quiz Bee conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 13.

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ATI 13 holds the 1st Regional Kabataang OA Quiz Bee

ATI in Caraga - Wed, 09/04/2019 - 10:15am

LOS ANGELES, Butuan City - The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 13 through the Organic Agriculture program (OAP) successfully hosted the 1st Regional Kabataang OA Quiz Bee last August 30, 2019.

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ATI-CL, Villar Sipag intensify campaign of climate smart technologies

ATI in Central Luzon - Tue, 09/03/2019 - 9:50am

The Agricultural Training Institute – Central Luzon (ATI-CL), in partnership with the Villar Sipag Foundation, intensified the campaign on the use of climate smart technologies through the conduct of Climate Smart Farm Business School (CSFBS) on August 12-23, 2019 in Redd Manor and Otel Pampanga, City of San Fernando, Pampanga.

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Gulayan sa Paaralan in partnership with ATI Davao successful

ATI in the Davao Region - Mon, 09/02/2019 - 11:43am

Seeing the need to promote agriculture to the new generation, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center XI (ATI- RTC XI) conducted series of vegetable gardening trainings with after-training support to some elementary schools in the region to aid them in the establishment of their “Gulayan sa Paaralan” project.

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Pushing Locally viable Feed alternative for Poulty and Livestock in Region 10

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Sun, 09/01/2019 - 2:46pm

Malaybalay City, BUKIDNON—Capitalizing on the abundance of locally available ingredients and economical feed alternative for poultry livestock in the region , the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X ) conducted the Training on Corn and Cassava-based Feed Formulation.

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ATI SPEARHEADS TREE GROWING ACTIVITY

ATI in the Western Visayas - Sat, 08/31/2019 - 11:41am

BANGA, Aklan - A tree growing activity participated by ATI employees, Polo Brgy Council and the participants of the Pagkabaeaka sa Kagueangan, Kabukiran, Kaeanasan ag Katunggan (4Ks) Program was held. A total of 300 fruit trees to include Marang and timber trees such as Acacia, Narra, Banyan and Talisay were planted along the Aklan River of Brgy. Polo, Banga, Aklan

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NEGRENSE JOINED FREE SEMINAR ON CACAO PRODUCTION

ATI in the Western Visayas - Sat, 08/31/2019 - 9:49am

CADIZ CITY, Negros Occidental - Fifty participants composed of Cacao growers, farmers, AEWs and other stakeholder were registered and actively participated during the Free Seminar on Cacao Asexual Propagation conducted last August 30, 2019 at Farmer’s Information and Technology Services (FITS) Center – City Agriculture Office, Cadiz City, Negros Occidental.

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ATI Central Visayas gears up to 2020

ATI in Central Visayas - Fri, 08/30/2019 - 11:43am

BOHOL. A two-day activity dubbed as Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Execution and Planning Workshop was conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 7 (ATI-RTC 7) at Bohol Bee Farm, Dauis, this province last August 22-23, 2019.

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