DAVAO CITY – Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Director Luz Taposok has posed a challenge for Davao City residents to establish mini farms in their homes and eventually create a countryside vibe in the entire city during the AgriTalk in Mindanao.
Taposok underscored the strengths of urban agriculture where people can maximize even the smallest spaces in their backyards to plant vegetables and grow their own food.
MIDSAYAP, Cotabato – To motivate the farmers in their transition from chemical farming to sustainable ecological farming, Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Director Luz Taposok of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) shared some programs of the Institute in the promotion of Organic Agriculture (OA) during the Opening Program of the 6th Sustainable Ecological Agriculture Summit and World Food Day Celebration.
DILIMAN, Quezon City – The Gawad Saka incentive program helps encourage the present and future generation to always find ways to expand their capabilities, innovate, make a mark in agriculture and continue serving as contributors of food security.
Thus, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Director Luz Taposok guaranteed the Institute’s full support in the implementation of the activity.
JAPAN – The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Director Luz Taposok together with the 4-H/Rural-Based Organization National Focal Person Elsa Parot recently met with the Japan Agricultural Exchange Council (JAEC) officials for the Annual Meeting for the Young Filipino Farmer Leaders Training Program to Japan (YFFLTPJ) as part of the agreements stipulated in the latest Memorandum of Mutual Understanding (MoMU) between JAEC and ATI for 2018-2022.
EL NIDO, Palawan – The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) recently sealed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Municipal Government of El Nido and Pilipinas Shell Foundation, Inc. (PSFI) for the establishment of “TALINDAK Agro Village and Eco-Park” which will serve as an agricultural training park for the people of El Nido and nearby municipalities.
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.