ATI in Northern Mindanao
DA-RFO X Compound, Cagayan de Oro City---The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) is one with the entire Department of Agriculture (DA) family in the celebration of the Farmers’ and Fisherfolk’s Month.
Lantapan, Bukidnon---The Agricultural Training Institute - Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) recently mounted its week-long 2019 Midyear Assessment and Management Review at the Binahon Agroforestry Farm (BAFF) in Lantapan, Bukidnon.
MOUNTAIN VIEW COLLEGE, VALENCIA CITY, BUKIDNON- The Free Seminar on Oyster Mushroom Production and Spawn Making yielded 110 participants who were very enthusiastic about the technology. The one-day seminar was conducted at Mountain View College (MVC), Mt. Nebo, Valencia City.
MALAYBALAY CITY- The signing of RA 11203 or the Rice Tarrification Law has resulted to apprehensions by the rice farmers including those in Northern Mindanao. The law which eliminates quantitative restrictions in importation is expected to reduce the cost of rice in the market since imported rice are priced low.
TABE’S PLACE, PALAO, ILIGAN CITY – “BIDA 4-H: Bringing Innovation and Development in Agriculture through the 4-H Clubs.” This is the theme for the 6th Regional 4-H Youth Camp that is happening today at Tabe’s Place, Palao, Iligan City.
ATI Compound, EL SALVADOR CITY ─ As the training and extension arm of the Department of Agriculture (DA), the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) through its centers is currently conducting series of Financial Literacy Training to the farmers of the 15 initially identified provinces in the country.
ILIGAN CITY – “I am more proud of being a farmer than a lawyer”. This is a statement from Iligan City Administrator Atty. Leo M. Zarragoza, during the 4-H Club Regional Officers’ courtesy call in his office.
AgriTalk 2019, a one-day Seminar to promote Urban agriculture will be conducted on May 24, 2019 at SM Downtown Premier, Cagayan de Oro City. The Seminar is FREE and is open to ALL especially urban agriculture enthusiasts in Cagayan de Oro City and the whole Northern Mindanao. It will start at 10:00 AM and end at 5:00 PM.
Tubod, LANAO DEL NORTE“ From Mono-cropping to Diversified farming and Traditional practices to Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)”—these systems and approaches in farming were being advocated by the Department of Agriculture over the years with high hopes that it would help in boosting productivity and improve profitability of marginalized farmers.
ATI Training Hall, EL SALVADOR CITY--- Realizing the importance of sustaining the livestock supply in the country, the National Livestock Program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) will conduct a National Livestock Summit. The activity will highlight the importance of livestock farming along with grains and crops which is a profitable and sustainable venture.
ATI Compound, EL SALVADOR CITY---More and more Learning Site (LS) partners of the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) have enjoyed considerable amount of media exposures such as by broadcast giants ABS-CBN and GMA Network.
Starting this year, every April is Filipino Food Month! This is to celebrate our rich and diverse food fare that makes us truly Filipino.
With that in mind, the Agricultural Training Institute is one with the nation in promoting our native Filipino delicacies as part of the celebration of the National Filipino Food Month (NFFM) or the Buwan ng Kalutong Pilipino.
ATI Compound, EL SALVADOR CITY---To sustain the rice yield in Misamis Oriental and Misamis Occidental, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) has designed a strategy appropriate to such endeavor by mounting the Knowledge Sharing and Learning on Hybrid Rice Production in Balingasag and Aloran.
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).
The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) joins the celebration of the National Women's Month this March.
MALAYBALAY CITY, BUKIDNON – To improve access to veterinary services in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center X, in coordination with Regional Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (RADDL) of the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office 10 (DA – RFO 10), recently conducted the training on Animal Health Care and Management.
KAPATAGAN, LANANAO DEL NORTE - “These are only small things that you will receive. But if only you make them grow and use them according to their purpose, they will become big and will give you a source of livelihood that will last a lifetime.” These are the inspirational words of HON. MAYOR BARRY Y.
KAUSWAGAN, LANAO DEL NORTE – Farmers, community organizers, agricultural extension workers and the Local Government Unit of Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte joined together to install an Internal Control System (ICS) on organic agriculture for the organic agriculture practitioners in the municipality.
Strengthening the sustainability of the Rural Based Organizations ( RBO) in the region is one of the main thrusts of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI).
ILIGAN CITY – Acting on the Letter of Request addressed to former Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Director Luz A. Taposok, PhD., the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center X (ATI- RTC X) conducted the Training on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) on Container Gardening and Mushroom Growing last February 26 – 28, 2018 at Balay Sa Hardin, Luinab, Iligan City.
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.