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Fri, 03/24/2017 - 2:31pm

STA. Mesa, Manila – Saying “ang gulay ay pampa-haba ng buhay” is not enough, it should be followed by “if it is chemical-free.” As such, we can be sure that the food we eat will bring us premium health in the long run.

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 3:36pm

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, South Cotabato — A total of 100 frontliners in agricultural extension attended the Technical Conference on Agricultural Mechanization and Postharvest Technologies last March 6-10, 2017.  They are composed of Agriculture and Fishery Mechanization (AFMech) focal persons of the Agricultural Training Institute’s network of training centers, Regional Information Officers from Department of Agriculture’s regional field offices, and staff from Provincial Agricultural Offices in Visayas and Mindanao.

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 3:31pm

DILIMAN, Quezon City — Facing the challenge of transferring climate information as extension messages to the most vulnerable sectors of the community, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) recently conducted the “National Workshop on Planning and Targeting Climate Resilient Agriculture (CRA) Livelihoods and Communities Focused on Vulnerability Assessment.”

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 10:14am

CUBAO, Quezon City – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) recently recognized the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) for its established system, good practices, and competencies in human resource (HR) management.

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 4:14pm

MAJAYJAY, Laguna – The need to continuously update the databases of Rural-Based Organizations (RBOs) in the country is inherent as their memberships incessantly grow. Hence, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) is set to support the initiative of RBO officers to update the profile of their respective organizations and members starting this year until 2018.

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 3:31pm

LOS BAÑOS, Laguna – Following the success of the 2016 Gawad Saka Search for Outstanding Achievers in Agriculture and Fisheries, national executive and technical committee members convened in a post-evaluation workshop and discussed possible improvements in its mechanics and guidelines.

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 5:17pm

MISAMIS OCCIDENTAL & CEBU, Philippines – Some 22 poorest provinces in the country are set to reap from good agricultural harvest with the new partnership formed between the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) and the local government units (LGUs).

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 6:16pm

SAN ILDEFONSO, Bulacan – The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI), together with members of Rural Improvement Clubs from various regions in the Philippines celebrated the last hurrah of the Women in Agriculture Symposium through a farm tour at Duran Farm on March 3, 2017.

The 53 participants were briefed and toured by the owner herself, Desiree Duran. Starting off with an orientation, Duran shared how she started farming, which has proven to give inspiration to other women farmers.