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Thu, 05/04/2017 - 10:22am

Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center 8, represented by Dr. Vilma M. Patindol, along with other attached agencies and bureaus of the Department of Agriculture in Region 8 joined in celebrating Proclamation No. 33, dated May 1989 declaring the month of May as the Farmers’ and Fisherfolk’s Month.
 

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 8:17am

Reaching out to rice farmers from Northern and Eastern Samar provinces, the Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center 8 conducted Batch 4 of the Rice Crop Manager (RCM) Use and Operations Roll-out training for Agricultural Extension Workers from these areas. 
 

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 11:14am

As its main purpose, the Climate Smart Farm Business School (CSFBS) aims to enhance the capacity of agricultural trainers, technicians, and farmers to discuss and understand farm management and planning with the knowledge of climate and weather information system. This is done through integrating the concept of farming as a business, good agricultural practices and risk-proofing their...

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 9:20am

People can grow, develop, and become successful by learning through the experiences of others.
 
Hence, the ATI-RTC 8 provided an avenue for select Region 8 farmers with learning sites to acquire new learning on the best practices of organic agriculture practitioners.
 

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 5:59pm

The e-Learning for Agriculture and Fisheries is a major component of the Philippine's Department of Agriculture's e-Extension Program. Its lead implementing agency is the Agricultural Training Institute agency, in collaboration with other government agencies, state universities and colleges and nongovernment organizations. Currently, the e-learning website forty-one (41) e-learning courses and...

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 1:01pm

The program, “Increasing Agricultural Productivity Towards Food Security and Poverty Alleviation: Extension Support to the 22 Provinces with High Poverty Incidence” aims to provide farm families with extension services towards the improvement of living that is, increasing their income by making their farms productive and engaging in farm enterprises.