The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) is one with the nation in celebrating the 33rd National Coconut Week or "Coco Week" this August.
Technologies and best practices will be showcased throughout the celebration to promote coconut productivity and production of value-added export products, such as coconut water, activated carbon, coco coir (fiber), and coconut oil.
The Agricultural Training Institute joins the celebration of the National Women's Month this March.
The Institute will spearhead a symposium on “Women in Rice Farming” on March 25-29, 2019 which will feature a knowledge-sharing and learning among women rice farmers in the country. Invited speakers and participants will talk about their best practices in rice farming as well as the different roles women can play in agriculture.
The Agricultural Training Institute is one with the nation in celebrating the National Arts Month (NAM) dubbed as “Ani ng Sining: Philippine Arts Festival” this February.
Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 683 dated January 1991, February is declared as NAM to promote the Philippine Arts, highlighting Filipino creativity and imagination. Furthermore, it is an affirmation of the Filipino artists' contribution to national and global well-being.
In the spirit of continuous partnership to promote alternative technologies and practices for a healthier and safer environment, the Agricultural Training Institute joins the celebration of the Zero Waste Month.
The Agricultural Training Institute is one with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) in celebrating the World Soil Day (WSD) this December 5.
This year’s celebration of WSD aims to raise awareness and call for people to #StopSoilPollution. These days, pollution continues to be a worry and soil is also affected. While the changes that have made to the planet can be seen, some of the impacts are virtually invisible and soil pollution is a good example.
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.