News

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 8:47am

 
"This is a dream come true. I have ducks but I don't know what to do with these creatures, " Juliana Calomot quips.
 
Juliana was one of the thirty (30) participants who attended the training on Becoming Agripreneurs: Rice-Duck-Kuhol Technology/Farming conducted at the Juanito Eco Farm & School for Practical Agriculture, Brgy. Montebello, Kananga,...

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 10:42am

ATI’s  Climate Smart Farm Business School (CSFBS) takes the school to more farmers to help them become market-oriented and  climate-smart. This extension modality integrates the concept of farming as a business, good agricultural practices, and risk-proofing farmers’ livelihood against weather events. 
 

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 11:06am

Senior citizens of Region 8 continue to transform society’s perception of the elderly. They may be in their twilight years but they still have much to offer for their respective communities.
 

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 10:20am

Once there is always nutritious food on the table, the problem of households with malnourished children can be addressed. On this premise, the Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center 8 conducted the From the Garden to the Kitchen: Learning Organic Gardening for members of the Astorga ladies Farmers Association and Sto. Nino Women Association of Tunga, Leyte.
 

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 12:00am

The Agricultural Training Institute-RTC 8 will implement the ATI Tier 2 program in identified provinces with highest poverty incidence –Samar and Leyte. The program primarily intends to alleviate the livelihood and living conditions of its target beneficiaries.
 

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 3:00pm

 
Various livelihood sources were distributed to the municipalities in Region 8 to further alleviate their situation after the consecutive typhoons in the last two years. These include livelihood on commodities such as livestock, vegetables, sweet potato and cassava. Beneficiaries continue to reap its harvest that they have gained keen interest to produce value added products...