From the Regions
BUTUAN CITY- The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 joined the Information Caravan in Butuan City on March 21, 2019.
With a theme “Kabataan sa Agrikultura para sa Bayang Masagana”, Junior and Senior High School Students showed their interests on the topics through a lively participation during the open forum. Around 1,000 of them joined in.
ATI Compound, EL SALVADOR CITY---The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) in coordination with ATI-RTC VIII through their Information Services Section (ISS) organized the KITS (Knowledge, Inputs, & Technology Sharing) for FITS (Farmers’ Information and Technology Services) Learning Journey comprising of FITS agents and Magsasaka Siyentista (MS).
ROSARIO, Agusan del Sur – Moving towards effective management and operation within youth organizations, a Capability Enhancement for 4-H Club Members was conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 last March 13-15, 2019.
There were 31 youth who actively participated in the said activity.
Cagayan de Oro, N. Mindanao – Only the best got to experience the foggy roads, mountain ranges, and bursts of yellow amidst the greenery of vast pineapple, sugarcane, and corn fields of Northern Mindanao.
The Agricultural Training Institute-Central Luzon (ATI-CL) represented by the Center Director, Ms. Veronica Concepcion V. Esguerra, participated in the Regional Management Committee (RMC) Meeting spearheaded by the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office III (DA-RFO III) at City of San Fernando, Pampanga on March 25, 2019.
M’LANG, North Cotabato - Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” F. Piñol, together with the Biyaheng Bukid Team composed of various DA line agency personnel, landed here today for the inauguration and turn-over of the P7.9M Solar-Powered Irrigation System (SPIS).
TAGBILARAN CITY – The 4-H Club in the Philippines through the Agricultural Training Institute in Central Visayas is making waves for both in and out of school youths in the region. Since one of the major thrusts of the club is to reintroduce agriculture in basic education, thus, this collaboration is timely.
KORONADAL City- Halal Focal Persons and agricultural extension workers (AEWs) from Regions 9, 10, 11, 12 and BARMM gathered on Monday, March 18, to enhance their capabilities on Halal Goat Enterprise.
Presently, Halal Industry is one of the local drivers of economic growth for Mindanao due to its huge potential markets here and abroad.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato - ATI XII has reached another milestone as the center produced 25 new breed of rice extensionists in the recently concluded AgRiDOC and Affiliated Farmers Field School (FFS) Graduation Ceremony held on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at ATI-RTC XII, San Felipe, Tantangan, South Cotabato.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite– The Agricultural Training Institute Region IV-A, in partnership with Villar SIPAG Foundation spearheaded the first batch of Training of Facilitators (TOF) on Farm Business School (FBS) this CY2019.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato- Rubber is one of the most popular agro-industrial crops in the world, especially in Southeast Asia. The Philippine rubber industry aims to propel domestically-produced rubber products to become a key contributor to Philippine economic development.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato - Rice-Based Integrated Farming System (RBIFS) is a commonly and broadly used word to explain a more integrated approach to rice farming.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite- In celebration of the National Women’s Month, the Agricultural Training Institute Region IV-A led the Agriwomen Video Contest with the theme of “We Make Change Work For Women."
City of Koronadal - “As Municipal Program Coordinators (MPCs), you play a vital role in ensuring the success of the implementation, evaluation and monitoring of projects in your respective areas”.
This is the highlight message of Center Director Abdul I. Daya-an to the participants of Capability Enhancement and Focused Group Discussion of T2-ES22PPP Implementers.
General Santos City - The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center XII (ATI-RTC XII) joined the forum and launching of COMPLETE Women during the Department of Tourism XII’s (DOT XII) SOX Reunion on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.
TAGBILARAN CITY – Lifestyle-related diseases, as the Department of Health referred to, is a term used to emphasize the contribution of behavior to the development of chronic diseases. The risk factors that are linked which include smoking, unhealthy diet, physical inactivity, and stress.
TAGBILARAN CITY – One of the major programs of the Agricultural Training Institute is to conduct training among our clients and stakeholders. Aside from commodity-based, special concerns programs are also among the institute’s priority wherein it recognizes the contributions of the persons with disabilities, senior citizens, and indigenous people in nation building.
TRENTO, Agusan del Sur– Proper implementation of management for insect pest and diseases of corn and cassava remains an integral part of production. It is a skill, which every Agricultural Extension Worker (AEW) should have for a more effective delivery of extension services.
ESPERANZA, Agusan del Sur – The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 facilitated the Rice Crop Manager (RCM) briefing with the assistance of the Municipal Agriculture Office staff of Esperanza on March 15, 2019.
AGUSAN DEL SUR – The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 recently distributed ten (10) meters of chicken nets to Tier II beneficiaries in Agusan del Sur. This served as an additional after-training support that were given to them under the Tier II program.
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.