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Wed, 12/14/2016 - 8:10am

Herbal medicine are often used as first line treatment for many diseases because of their accessibility and affordability compared with modern pharmacological products. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), it was estimated that 80% of the world population uses herbal medicine for primary health care.
 

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 5:00pm

e-Extension is one of the core tasks of the Information Services Section of the ATI Network. As such, there is a continuous development of e-Courses which are made available for the Agricultural Technologists and farmers alike.
 

Fri, 12/09/2016 - 3:00pm

ATI takes part in the region’s continuous research, development and extension projects as evidenced by TCS II Dr. Vilma M. Patindol joining the panel of paper evaluators along with Dr. Oscar Posas (Chariman), Dr. Elvira Torres, Dr. Carlos S. de la Cruz and Mr. Eduardo V. Manalili, during the 28th Joint ViCARP and RRDEN Regional RDE Symposium on December 7-8, 2016 at RDE Hall, OVPRE...

Sat, 12/03/2016 - 8:17am

The ASEAN Food Industry’s Human Resource Development Association (AFH) has been involving the private sector as a way to strengthen global competitiveness along the region. According to the AFH, additional key issues add in an undeveloped system of food industries such as storing, processing and distributing harvested agricultural products along with insufficient human resources in...

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 3:17pm

Another cropping season for rice has come and farmers in Leyte have already started preparing their fields for planting.  To assist these farmers in the planting and fertilization process and provide guidance in increasing their yield and income, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 8 conducted a Rice Crop Manager (RCM) Briefing and Deployment together with...

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 10:00am

“Bilang isang mamamayang Pilipino, nakikiisa ako sa panatang huwag magsayang ng kanin at bigas….”

Voices from petite frames rang loud and clear as they recited the Panatang Makapalay during the conduct of ATI-RTC 8’s Rice and Organic Agriculture Awareness Reach Schools (ROARS) in four elementary schools in Baybay City.