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September 18, 2012 - 4:37pm

A 5-day course focusing on organic livestock production...
 
The Agricultural Training Institute-International Training Center on Pig Husbandry (ATI-ITCPH) conducted its first course on “Organic Agriculture for Livestock Technicians” last 28 – 31 May 2012. The course had 41 participants from all over the Philippines. The participants included veterinarians,...

September 18, 2012 - 4:19pm

On June 16, ATI-ITCPH was visited by 18 Singaporean students. The Center prepared a 1-day seminar for the group which included lectures and demonstration activities on basic pig management, breeding and AI. The students were taking up Veterinary Technology at Applied Science School Temasek Polytechnic in Singapore.
 
Dr. Jomer Bo Lucanas, a Filipino veterinarian and teaching...

September 17, 2012 - 5:22pm

The second quarter of 2012 can be described as the “busiest” quarter for the training staff. With simultaneous, long and short courses, the technical staff was literally “hopping” from one course to another. 
 
Government Courses
 
3rd Practical Pig Husbandry Course for Senior Stockpersons
 

September 17, 2012 - 3:21pm

“Green Pig” finds greener ground
 
A “greener” ATI-ITCPH is unfolding… 
 

September 17, 2012 - 11:25am

 FIRST QUARTER OF THE YEAR WAS INDEED A GOOD START FOR THE ATI-ITCPH!  Most of the scheduled courses were conducted successfully!
 
Government Courses
 
For the first time, the Center conducted a special course for the 4-H members from the different municipalities of Palawan. The Course on Pig Farming as an Enterprise for 4-H Club...

September 17, 2012 - 10:29am

The Agricultural Training Institute – International Training Center on Pig Husbandry (ATI-ITCPH) together with the Philippine Swine Industry Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (PSIRDFI) conducted the 25th Boar Performance Testing.
 
A total of 40 boars went through the performance testing, but only 17 or 42.5% passed for the auction. The boars were selected based...