News

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 3:57pm
Organic Farming has steadily spreading across the country just a few years since R.A. 10068 was enacted. Organically grown products are in high demand today as more people are selecting healthy food rather than food rich in chemicals.
 
In Upi, Maguindanao, a Farmers' Field School (FFS) on organic vegetable was conducted in partnership of Agricultural Training...
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 10:48am

AgRiDOC trainees of the on-going AgriDOC training were trained on Pomology or the science of growing fruit. The topic covered lecture-discussion on the sexual and different asexual propagation techniques of fruit trees.  
 

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 10:32am

One unique activity of the AgRiDOC training is the conduct of AgRiKapihan. This activity is a simple gathering of AgRiDOC trainee's and farmers, usually composed of around 25-30 individuals, who will talk about the different issues and concerns in rice farming over a cup of coffee and pandesal.
 

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 2:44pm

AgRiDOC trainees of  ATI-XII conducted ocular inspection and field test of the rice doctor mobile application in the municipality of Maitum, Sarangani Province last February 11, 2017.
 
The 1-hectare farm visited was owned by Mr. Julito C. Ramirez, a native of Maitum and a farmer practitioner for almost 35 years. During the field walk, various rice diseases were observed...

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 10:14am

The on-going AgriDOC training in the Regional Center at SOX held a topic on Social Mobilization as one of the activities of the season-long training. Dr. Agripina "Bhing" Leonico was invited to discuss the topic on Social Mobilization to the AgriDOC trainees.
 
One of the activities included was a poster making activity portraying how AgRiDOC trainees envision...

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 8:40am

Seven foster families were identified by the ATI-XII training management team assigned in the on-going  AgRiDOC's training that started last November 2016.  The identified families will serve as host parents on one of the training modules of the season-long training.