2009

  1. 12/09/2009 - 6:12pm
    Regional FCC Knowledgebase Creation Workshop Held
    TACLOBAN CITY -- In January 2009, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) had a soft launching of the Department of Agriculture’s Farmers’ Contact Center paving way to the establishment...
  2. 12/08/2009 - 10:54am
    ATI 8 trains RBOs
    ATI 8 trained 31 rural-based organization members on simplified bookkeeping and 23 on food processing. On November 18-20, members of four RBOs from the municipalities of Baybay, Mahaplag and San...
  3. 12/08/2009 - 9:20am
    Swine Production for 4H Clubs
    Forty-eight 4Hers from Eastern Samar and Samar learned appropriate ways in raising pig for good income from experts of the Visayas State University. On November 4-6, 2009, these clubbers...
  4. 12/08/2009 - 8:51am
    ATI 8 launches FSTP in Samar
    ATI 8 launched the Farmer-Scientists Corn-based RDE Training program for Samar Province on November 18, 2009 in Catbalogan, Samar. Close to 150 farmers from the municipalities of Pinabacdao, San...
  5. 12/02/2009 - 9:10am
    Farmers' Contact Center Launched
    November 28, 2009, Bohol Tropics Resort, Tagbilaran City, Bohol -- This day marked the unfolding of another milestone of the electronic extension of the Department of Agriculture-Agricultural...
  6. 11/06/2009 - 8:18am
    ATI offers scholarship
    The ATI through its Expanded Human Resource Development Program (EHRDP) implements capability development programs to its staff and clientele to ensure better delivery of services. The Institute has...
  7. 11/06/2009 - 8:06am
    ATI 8 inks MOAs with 4H clubs
    The Department of Agriculture through the Agricultural Training Institute funded 4H club projects to give opportunity to 4H organizations to be gainfully employed to enable them to participate...
  8. 10/28/2009 - 1:06pm
    Tatak Este
    Eastern Samar boasts for locally-made products that brought so much to the province and showed the creativity and innovativeness of Estehanons. Coconut is one major source of livelihood in...
  9. 10/21/2009 - 11:26am
    APSaliot appeals support for FCC
    ATI Director Asterio P. Saliot stressed the importance of the development of the Farmers Contact Center (FCC).  In his message (delivered by Mr. Al P.
  10. 10/08/2009 - 3:10pm
    e-Learning for ICT equipment recipients
    Ten more Farmers Information and Technology Service (FITS) centers in the region received their ICT equipment under the Enhancing FITS for Rural Development of the Techno Gabay program.  The...
  11. 10/08/2009 - 1:52pm
    4H Clubbers Trained on Organic Farming
    Fifty-six 4H club members and coordinators from the provinces of Leyte, Southern Leyte, Samar and Biliran were trained to grow and produce organic vegetables to meet the demand for safe and nutrious...
  12. 10/08/2009 - 10:31am
    Towards the establishment of FCC
    With cellular phones and internet, access to almost everything is just a click of a button.  This technological advancement ushered in a strong and inexpensive extension modality in providing...
  13. 10/07/2009 - 3:17pm
    ATI 8 conducts FSTP-TOT
    Fifteen (15) extension workers attended the five-day Regional Training of Trainors on the Corn-Based Farmer Scientists RDE Training Program (FSTP) on September 21-25, 2009 at ATI RTC 8, VSU, Baybay,...
  14. 10/07/2009 - 2:56pm
    FSTP participants receive COC
    Thirty-five extension workers and corn farmers received certificate of completion for finishing the season-long farmer-scientist RDE training program (FSTP) in corn-based production system for...
  15. 09/11/2009 - 10:52am
    ATI 8 ties up with DepEd
    Speeding up its advocacy for healthy food source alternative, the ATI 8 linked with the Department of Education (DepEd) in teaching vegetable and sweet potato production. Forty-one educators from...
  16. 09/11/2009 - 9:30am
    e-Learning coordinators go classroom orientation
    ATI 8 e-Learning coordinators seized the opportunity to present the e-Extension program to 74 captive students in one of their class sessions.  These students are potential enrolees of our...
  17. 09/11/2009 - 9:16am
    4H clubbers strengthen entrepreneurship skills
    Region 8’s 4H clubbers went through an entrepreneurship training designed to strengthen their skills in business enterprise.  They were ably trained by staff from the College of...
  18. 09/02/2009 - 4:45pm
    The Yellow e Button
    Whether it coincided with the "yellow color of the day(s)" the nation had, the enlarged yellow e-Learning buttons spread all over the facade of ATI 8's booth were a hit and captivated many...
  19. 09/02/2009 - 4:40pm
    ATI 8 teams up with VSU in FFD
    The 85th anniversary of the Visayas State University (VSU) brought in almost 3,000 farmers, fisherfolk and small-medium processors and entrepreneurs in the region to celebrate the Farmers and...
  20. 06/29/2009 - 11:20am
    Updating session for Palaycheck FFS
    To ensure that proper application of the PalayCheck System in the next cropping season, the DA-ATI 8 conducted updating session to patch holes in the way the System is being applied and to clarify...