ATI in Cagayan Valley
A three-day training on Animal Health Care and Management for Barangay Animal Health Worker (BAHW) was conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 02 to enhance the knowledge and skills of the frontliners in attending the needs of farm animals in their community.
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) affect millions of people around the world. In support of HIV/AIDS awareness the ATI RTC 02 conducted an awareness campaign for the 4H members and other participants of the 5th Regional Summer Youth Camp.
The regional summer youth camp promotes agriculture development and innovation among the youth and the local farmers.
The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 02 (ATI-RTC 02) imparted the hydroponics technology through a free seminar during the 4H 5th Regional Youth Camp at San Mateo, North Central School, Salinungan West, San Mateo, Isabela last April 11, 2019.
Campers at the 5th Regional Youth Camp undergo a seminar on Values Formation towards Productivity. This seminar was participated by the 4H members from the province of Isabela, Quirino, Cagayan and Nueva Vizcaya.
The seminar aimed to enhance the attitude, knowledge and discipline of the 4H members and coordinators.
To enhance the capacity of agricultural extension workers / agricultural technologists, and farmers on farm management as a business and knowledge on how to manage climate change risks, a Training of Trainers on Climate Resilient Farm Business School (CRFBS) was conducted on March 11-21, 2019 at ATI – RTC 02, Malasin, Isabela.
One way to achieve food sufficiency is the promotion of eating white flint corn as alternative to rice. Aside from its contribution as additional staple food, it is a healthier staple.
The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 02 (ATI-RTC 02) conducted a three-day training on Good Manufacturing Practices in Meat Processing held at GMelina Hall, ATI RTC 02 San Mateo Center, San Mateo, Isabela on March 4-6, 2019.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 02 (ATI-RTC 02) conducted two batches of Capability Enhancement Training for Local Farmer Technicians (LFTs) from different municipalities of region 02.
SANTIAGO CITY. In line with Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol’s directive to make agriculture more accessible to people, the ATI-RTC 02 conducted a Free Seminar on Mushroom Production and Edible Gardening. This was conducted at Villa Gonzaga Center for Agronomy at Brgy. Villa Gonzaga, Santiago City, Isabela last February 28, 2019.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. As hybrid rice trainers and technology promoters, staff of the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 02 (ATI-RTC 02), Bureau of Plant Industry – National Seed Quality Control Services (BPI-NSQCS) and PhilRice came together for a training on hybrid rice. It was conducted on February 26-28, 2019 at ATI-RTC 02, Malasin, San Mateo, Isabela.
SOLANO, Nueva Vizcaya. With the aim of increasing productivity and promoting hybrid rice, series of technical briefing were conducted at Quezon and Osmena, Solano, Bagabag and Dupax del Norte, Nueva Vizcaya. It was held on February 7, 8, 21 and 27, 2019 respectively.
SANTIAGO CITY. The ABS-CBN TV Patrol Northern Luzon takes part in the promotion of the free seminar on mushroom production and edible gardening conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute Region 02.
STA. MARIA, Isabela. Farmers from Sta. Maria, Isabela and Enrile, Cagayan were encouraged to plant white corn for food since these two municipalities are basically corn producers. A briefing on white corn production was conducted in Enrile, Cagayan and Sta. Maria, Isabela on February 19 and February 21, 2019, respectively.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. The Academic and Technology Integration Education Program (ATI-EP) which started on July 20, 2018 to February 21, 2019 is one of the programs of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) implemented for the young farmers. This is in support to the 4H Program wherein the center continuously implements activities for the promising young farmers.
“Empowering Women for Sustainable Livelihood”, a Training on Gender and Development with Food Processing was conducted for Rural Improvement Club (RICs) and Women Leaders of Allacapan, Cagayan. It was held last February 11-13, 2019 at ATI – RTC 02, Cabagan, Isabela.
CABAGAN, Isabela. National Corn Quality Achievers Award Hall of Famer, the Local Government Unit of Penablanca consistently being awarded for the said prestigious award under the Department of Agriculture national corn program. The award serves as an inspiration to the Office of the Municipal Agriculturist of Penablanca for continuously serving their constituents to their best.
CABAGAN, Isabela. It is a mandate that all government agencies shall allocate 5% of its total budget for Gender and Development (GAD) activities and 1% for Special Concerns which include Indigenous Peoples (IP), Senior Citizens (SC) and Persons with Disability (PWD).
SAN MATEO, Isabela. For the first time, the network of Training Centers of the Agricultural Training Institute celebrated the 32nd anniversary of the Institute with the theme, sustaining vibrant agricultural productivity through harmonized and proactive extension services.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. While hog raising is the most common source of additional income to farmers, the low number of boars is a problem in producing high quality piglets. In response, the artificial insemination (AI) sa Barangay Project promotes the production of high quality pigs.
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.