The Cagayan Valley region where the Magat Dam is located. It is one of the producers of rice and corn in the Philippines.
Cabagan, Isabela. The new Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) of the Local Government Units (LGUs) were recently trained on extension delivery system. It was conducted at ATI-RTC 02 Cabagan, Isabela with 25 newly appointed Agricultural Technologists (ATs) of LGUs in Cagayan and Isabela District 1 and 2.
San Mateo, Isabela -- The two batches of briefing on Sika Saka program – an alternative lending scheme for small farmers, was successfully conducted on March 20 at ATI-RTC San Mateo, Isabela and March 21, 2012 at NIA MARIIS Cauayan City, respectively. A total of 153 participants participated in the briefing composed of Irrigators’ Association (IAs) Officers, Municipal Agriculturists, Agricultural Technologists, staff of national Irrigation Administration – Magat River Irrigation System (NIA-MARIIS) Division Offices a
San Mateo, Isabela. For the 4H clubs to be updated on the scheduled activities for this year, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) convened the Regional and Provincial 4H Club Officers for a first quarter meeting last February 26, 2011 at ATI-RTC, San Mateo, Isabela.
San Mateo, Isabela. With the result of the series of trainings and meetings with the Municipal Agriculturists in the region, they were able to revive and strengthen their organization – the League of the Municipal and City Agriculturist of the Philippines (LEMCAP), Region 2 Chapter. In fact, their first quarter meeting was held in February 24-25, 2011 at the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC 02) San Mateo, Isabela.
San Mateo, Isabela. For a couple of years of implementing the fund assistance program for the 4H club, Region 2 now has 24 4H clubs provided with augmentation fund by the Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC). Infact, Hon. Prospero J. Alcala, DA Secretary will award an augmentation fund assistance amounting to fifty thousand pesos (P50,000) to a group of 4H clubs in the province of Isabela on February 23, 2011 during the launching of the Pilot Convergence Area for Sustainable Rural Development at the Faustino L.
Cabagan, Isabela. The first two months of the year is busy months for ATI-RTC 2 staff in attending assessment and planning workshop on different programs of the institute.