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Fri, 02/17/2017 - 9:37am

Gone are the days when famers rely only on one crop or livestock in their farm. Recent demand for sufficient and healthy food supply on every Filipino family’s table call for changes in the farming systems applied by farmers in the country. Integrated Diversified Organic Farming System (IDOFS), in particular, is the practice of producing a variety of crops or animals or inland fisheries...

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 3:27pm

Since the ASEAN Economic Integration, the call for competitive products and services has intensified especially in their sanitary and phyto-sanitary requirements. In 2006, the ASEAN Good Agricultural Practice (ASEAN GAP) for fresh fruits and vegetables was adopted to serve as a standard for the production, harvesting, post-harvest handling, and packaging of fruits and vegetables.
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Tue, 02/07/2017 - 1:29pm

The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 8, in collaboration with the Regional Field Office 8 of the Department of Agriculture, spearheaded a Hands-on Training and Exposure on Highland Vegetable Production and other Highland Crops. The training served also as a learning journey and exposure to different farms in La Trinidad, Benguet. 
 

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 9:34am

With the decline in interest for farming among young people, the Agricultural Development Officers of the Community  or AgriDoc engages them to be connected and be more acquainted with the farm.

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 9:52am

Satisfaction becomes dissatisfaction, contentment to discontentment, appointment to disappointment.

If we are to delight our customers, dis should not be allowed entrance in our workplace. Thus, we provide continuous development activities to further enhance our human resource capabilities to best serve our customers.

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 4:39pm

“Have we served our clients well even if they did not wear executive attires?” – a relevant question that Training Center Superintendent II Dr. Vilma M. Patindol asked the staff at ATI-RTC 8. “We serve farmers, and not just office workers. However, we should treat them fairly like everyone else. Each of us should provide excellent, quick and responsive service to all...