ATI in the Zamboanga Peninsula
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.
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.
Zonal Briefing for CY 2019 Revised NQCAA, CCMEA and CORNUCOPIA Guidelines for Mindanao A Cluster Coordinators
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.
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.
SAN MIGUEL – To build a strong partnership and promote the programs and services of the Agricultural Training Institute, the center joined the first ever Farmers Congress in San Miguel, Zamboanga del Sur.
Pagadian City - Once again the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) joins the collaborative efforts of Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) together with the 53rd Infantry Battalion (IB) in the conduct of Psycho-social and Values Formation Activity, a 3-day activity for the 39 former rebels in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, who decided to abandon the armed struggle and
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Medical plants, also called medicinal herbs, have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since prehistoric times. Plants synthesize hundreds of chemical compounds including defense against insect, fungi, diseases, and herbivorous mammals. And numerous phytochemicals with potential or established biological activity have been identified.
The local farmer technicians are farmers and or farmer leaders on their respective municipalities that were endorsed by the Municipal agriculturist to the department of agriculture under the national rice program as the extension partners in reaching out the farmers at the grassroots level.
Pagadian City - To develop and strengthen camaraderie and teamwork of the ATI 9 Personnel, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX celebrated the ATI 32nd Anniversary with a collaborative learning activity termed as Larong Pinoy.
Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol has shown interest in hybrid rice production and has directed the Department of Agriculture (DA) that hybrid rice seeds must be planted in 1 million hectares of irrigated lands starting next year (2017) in its bid to achieve rice self-sufficiency by 2019.
SAN PEDRO, Pagadian City – In connection with the celebration of ATI’s 32nd Anniversary, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX (ATI-RTC IX) launched the programs on “Green Lanes: Road to Greener Cities” and “Adopt an Urban Community for a Healthy Family”.
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.