ATI in the Western Visayas
SAN JOSE, Antique - True to its mandate to deliver excellent extension services beyond boundaries, ATI Region 6 brings the Free Seminar on Cacao Production and Management with Hands-on Demonstration on Asexual Propagation in the Province of Antique on October 30, 2019 at Robinson’s Place Antique.
BANGA, Aklan - Taking the next step for “Masaganang Ani, Mataas na Kita” of Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF), 27 participants that were composed of 20 Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) and seven Learning Site (LS) Operators from the provinces of Aklan, Antique, and Capiz took part in the Training of Trainers on Modernized Production of High Quality Inbred Rice and Seeds conducte
BANGA, Aklan – "I am glad that I have given the chance to be part of this training. Thank you ATI-RTC VI for giving us this training. Actually, I became a member of 4H two years ago but not involved in any 4H activities, but lately I have seen the opportunities of young farmers when it comes to farming through attending trainings and seminars.
Here is the consolidated and updated list of ATI Region 6 as of June 2019.
ANTIQUE, Philippines – Three batches of Provincial Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) Information Caravan with combined more than 400 farmers mostly composed of farmer participants were held in the Province of Antique last October 14, 15, and 18, 2019 in the municipalities of Barbaza, Patnongon, and San Jose, respectively.
ILOILO, City - “This our battle. We must work together to alleviate poverty and hunger,” this is the appeal of Dr. Eden DLR. Bautista, ATI Region 6’s Center Director, to the 280 attendees of the first Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) Information Caravan (Info-caravan) for Region 6 on September 24, 2019 in Days Hotel, Iloilo City.
To welcome the -ber month, Doc Eden gave a warm welcome message for the opening program of Training on Good Agricultural Practices for Sustainable Mango Production for Guimaras Mango Growers at NMRDC/ Barangay Millan, Sibunag, Guimaras last September 3, 2019. In the following day, she proceeded to the Joint Graduation Ceremonies for the Farmer Livestock School on Goat Enterprise and the Farmer Livestock School on Sustainable Pig Farming at ATI-RTC VI Training Hall, ASU Compound, Banga, Aklan to give another inspiring message.
KALIBO, Aklan - Fifty Akeanons Native Chicken Enthusiasts gathered together to participate in the seventh run of the Free Seminar Series of the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center VI that focused on Native Chicken Production at the City Mall Kalibo Activity area last September 17, 2019.
BANGA, Aklan - "In this training, I learned a lot of things especially in sustainable farming for sloping areas. Actually if I stayed at home for three days, I will have my daily income but since I'm here attending, I acquired more than my daily income, my learnings. One more thing is the after-training kit that were given to us.
Request for Quotation of Supply and Delivery of Seedlings, Livestock Animals, and Fisheries Products
The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center VI (ATI-RTC VI) through its Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) intends to apply the sum of Ninety Seven Thousand Pesos Only (₱ 97,000.00). Being the Approved Budget for the Contract (ABC) to payments under the contract of Supply and Delivery of Seedlings, Livestock Animals and Fisheries Products.
"I would like to thank Agricultural Training Institute for conducting this training here at our beloved school. We had learned a lot of information in regards to agriculture especially care and management of plants. I really appreciated the efforts exerted and the free farm tools and supplies given to us.
"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
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.
“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.
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
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.
WESTERN VISAYAS – Two batches of Training on Corn Based Feed Processing and Formulation with a total of 61 participants (30 participants in Iloilo City and 31 participants in Roxas City) were administered in the month of August.
"As a first timer to attend to this kind of training, my overall impression was excellent, from RP, Venue, Staff and co-participants. It helps me a lot. New learnings for me to be shared.
A total of 30 Capizon corn farmers attended the 3-day training on Gender and Development cum Corn By-products processing held at Nestas Hilltop Hotel, Roxas City, Capiz.
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.