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Good Agricultural Practices for Corn

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 3:53pm

ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR- In line with the Department of Agriculture’s Corn Program which aim to increase production of quality corn for human consumption, feeds and industrial uses, as well as empower the farmers to increase their income, thereby improving their quality of life, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX (ATI-RTC IX) conducted three (3) batches of Training on Goo

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A Family that Farms Together, Grows Together

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 12:38pm

A family is considered as the basic unit of the society and is the most important social institution that serves as the means of transferring culture from one generation to another.

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2019 FITS Center enhancement for RCM

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 8:44am

ZAMBOANGA PENINSULA - To increase the number of farmers who are using Rice Crop Manager (RCM), the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX (ATI-RTC IX), as the lead agency in implementing extension services of the Department of Agriculture, provide access through enhancing FITS Center for RCM.

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DA 9 celebrates 121st Anniversaya

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 11:04am

PAGADIAN CITY – The Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IX celebrates its 121st Anniversary, with the theme, “Sa agrikulturang makabago, panalo ang Pilipino”.

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1st Semester Performance Review and Evaluation

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:00am

PAGADIAN CITY – To assess and validate the 1st semester of 2019 programs, project and activities of the center, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Institute IX (ATI-RTC IX) once again conducted the Performance Review and Evaluation.

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Family Farm School headed by CEOFI Learning Site

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 8:18am

SERGIO OSMEÑA, Zamboanga del Norte – With the aim to give opportunities to the unschool youths in the rural areas of Zamboanga Peninsula, the Center of Ecology and Organic Farming Inc. (CEOFI) opened and launched their Family Farm School last May 17, 2019, at Brgy. Biayon, Sergio Osmeña, Zamboanga del Norte.

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New LSAs attend the MOA Signing and Awarding of Certificates

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:21am

PAGADIAN CITY – 17 Learning Site for Agriculture (LSA) owners/cooperators, out of the 20 new certified LSA, attended the simultaneous signing of Memorandum of Agreement and awarding of certificate of LSA. Learning Site for Agriculture (LSA) is a farm practicing applicable agricultural technologies, employing doable farming strategies and operating successfully.

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Launching of Farmers Field School on Organic Vegetable Production

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 10:32am

TIGBAO, ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR – Vegetable production is becoming popular because of its wide adaptability and its uses. It provides an immediate source of income among families from rural areas. However, today’s trend showed that consumers are becoming health conscious, which also gave rise to its high demand in the market.

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The Basics of Beekeeping

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 8:34am

PAGADIAN CITY – One of the most organized living creatures on earth is honeybee. Bees are the most loyal pollinators. They play an essential role in the pollination of fruit trees, vegetables, flowers, herbs, and other crops. In Zamboanga Peninsula, more farmers are now into natural and organic farming and they need pollinators to increase yield in a natural way.

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Zonal Briefing for CY 2019 Revised NQCAA, CCMEA and CORNUCOPIA Guidelines for Mindanao A Cluster Coordinators

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 10:09am

PAGADIAN CITY- To acquaint corn and cassava regional coordinators for CY 2019 revised National Quality Corn Achievers Award (NQCAA), Cassava Cluster Management Award (CCMEA) and CORNUCOPIA Guidelines, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture conducted a Zonal Briefing for Mindanao A cluster.

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1ST Quarter Meeting: ATI Nueve Review and Assessment of Center’s Accomplishment

Fri, 04/19/2019 - 5:34pm

PAGADIAN CITY – Another first of ATI Nueve is the conduct of the Quarter Meeting that was successfully spearheaded by the Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Unit (PMEU). This activity aims to provide the latest update on the status of operations of the center based on plans and implementing guidelines.

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Mon, 04/15/2019 - 1:11pm

As the famous line goes: “There is always that one summer that changes you”.

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ATI Today

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.