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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.

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 4:00pm

Barangay Villaconzoilo in Jaro is a pilot barangay for the Leyte EconoMICs, a program led by the Provincial Government of Leyte, which aims to build more resilient communities in the province. The farming community is one of the few that practices an Integrated and Diversified Organic Farming approach.
 

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 9:00am

The Agricultural Training Institute is gearing up for its transition towards ISO 9001:2015. Along with its vision of leadership and excellence in agriculture and fishery technologies and knowledge management for more proactive and responsive extension services, ATI has been conducting enhancement trainings for concerned staff.

Fri, 11/25/2016 - 9:00am

As values are shared by all, so is the duty to restore it for the good of the whole country.
ATI-RTC 8, through one of its Values Restoration Officer (VRO) Melinda Petalcorin, shared the Values Restoration Program of the government with the participants of the Bureau of Animal Industry’s Training on Basic Meat Processing held at DA-EVIARC in Babatngon, Leyte on Oct 22, 2016.