2013

  1. 11/29/2013 - 12:00am
    ATI 8 sponsors RICE TERRACES
    ATI-RTC VIII sponsored an educational tour for rice program focal persons of the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office VIII, staff of the Provincial Agriculture Office of Biliran province...
  2. 11/28/2013 - 12:00am
    197 farmers receive SOA graduation certificates
    Borongan City, Eastern Samar. Of the 290 enrollees of the School on the Air (SOA) on Organic Vegetable Production, 197 made it to the graduation ceremony held on November 7, 2013. The SOA started in...
  3. 11/28/2013 - 12:00am
    TGP implementers identify OA promotion strategies
    Sixty-eight Techno Gabay Program (TGP) implementers in the region met to be abreast with the Institute's priority programs particularly on Organic Agriculture (OA) on November 4-6, 2013 at the Center...
  4. 10/22/2013 - 2:11pm
    Farmer technicians trained on rainfed lowland production
    Thirty-nine local farmer technicians in the provinces of Samar and Leyte participated in the specialized training course on Rainfed Lowland Production on October 14-18, 2013 at ATI-RTC 8, VSU, Baybay...
  5. 10/21/2013 - 11:08am
    Two more Desktop Publishing trainings conducted
    Two more trainings on Desktop Publishing for FITS (Farmers Information and Technology Service) Information Service Specialists (ISS) were conducted by ATI-RTC 8 on October 8-11 and 15-18, 2013. There...
  6. 10/21/2013 - 10:31am
    ATI 8 scholars observe agri-extension innovations
    Twenty-two EHRDP (Expanded Human Resource Development Program) scholars and ATI-RTC 8 facilitators joined the experiential learning activity on October 7-11, 2013 in Davao City.
  7. 10/15/2013 - 12:00am
    FSTP graduates undergo refresher course
    Baybay City, Leyte. Nineteen agricultural extension workers and farmer-scientists of Paranas, Samar underwent refresher course on the Farmer-Scientist Training Program (FSTP) for its implementation...
  8. 10/03/2013 - 12:00am
    DBR Baltazar presents Country Paper
    ATI-RTC 8 e-Extension Coordinator Dennis Boyd R Baltazar presented the status of the agricultural extension in the Philippines during the ASEAN ICT Exchange Visit Programme on September 22 to October...
  9. 10/02/2013 - 2:48pm
    ATI 8 launches learning site for FSSP
    Ormoc City, Leyte. ATI-RTC 8 and the City Government of Ormoc launched the learning site and demonstration farm in support to the Food Staples Sufficiency Program (FSSP) in Lake Danao, Ormoc City on...
  10. 10/02/2013 - 10:43am
    HGT Taganas joins experiential learning in Thailand
    ATI-RTC 8 e-Extension Coordinator Ms Hazel Grace T Taganas together with other coordinators, members and secretariat of the Visayas Consortium for Agriculture and Resources Program (ViCARP) visited...
  11. 09/17/2013 - 12:53pm
    IRPEP FSS implementers in G-BEST
    Baybay City, Leyte. ATI-RTC 8 convened IRPEP (Irrigated Rice Production Enhancement Program) FFS (Farmers Field School) implementers in the region for the regional assessment of the program and for G...
  12. 09/16/2013 - 12:42pm
    FITS ISS explore Xara, design IECs
    Twenty-four FITS (Farmers Information and Technology Service) centers ISS (Information Service Specialist) participated in the first of the three batches of training on Desktop Publishing on...
  13. 09/10/2013 - 5:59pm
    e-Extension coordinators join bloggers' event
    The ATI-RTC 8 e-Extension Coordinators Hazel Grace T Taganas and Dennis Boyd R Baltazar participated the Organic Agriculture (OA) Bloggers' Event on September 5-8, 2013 in Negros Occidental. The...
  14. 09/10/2013 - 10:20am
    IPs and P4MPs pledge support to FSSP
    Baybay City, Leyte. Sixty-two indigenous people (IP) and members of the Pambansang Mannalon-Maguuma-Magbabaul-Magsasaka ng Pilipinas (P4MP) convened together to discuss and brainstorm strategies to...
  15. 09/03/2013 - 2:11pm
    SUCs extention agents draft extension project proposals
    ATI-RTC 8 provided again another training on Preparing Fundable Extension Project Proposal, this time for the extension agents of state universities and colleges (SUCs) in Eastern Visayas on August...
  16. 09/03/2013 - 11:01am
    VL Asis in G-BEST
    ATI-RTC 8 training assistant Vanissa L Asis together with the network's Rural Based Organizations (RBO) coordinators attended the Gender-Based Effectiveness Skills Training or G-BEST on August 27-29...
  17. 09/02/2013 - 12:00am
    27 AEWs finish TOT on crop production
    DA-RIARC, Abuyog, Leyte. Twenty-seven agricultural extension workers from the six provinces of Eastern Visayas made it to the graduation rites of the Season-long Training of Trainers (TOT) on...
  18. 08/15/2013 - 5:38pm
    TGP stakeholders meet for review
    Palo, Leyte.  Forty-one Farmers Information and Technology Service (FITS) centers' staff of the Techno Gabay Program (TGP) in the provinces of Leyte, Biliran and Samar met to review and assess...
  19. 08/12/2013 - 4:44pm
    ATI 8 co-sponsors 2013 FFD
    August 11 was this year’s Farmers and Fisherfolk’s Day (FFD) of the Visayas State University (VSU) designed as avenue for exchange of experiences in agriculture, fishery, forestry and...
  20. 08/01/2013 - 10:03am
    TOT on corn participants learn basic computer applications
    ATI-RTC 8, VSU, Baybay City. Training of Trainers (TOT) on Corn Production particpants veered from their usual field activities to learn basic computer applications on July 29-31, 2013.  The...