Tubod, Lanao del Norte---Aimed to appease the hunger for more knowledge and an eagerness to augment the learnings in their respective organic farm sites, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) mounted a competency training on organic production for AEWs and practicing organic farmers.
ATI Compound, El Salvador City---The ATI-RTC X management and staff had its Third Party Surveillance Audit recently and Lead Auditor Charlie Labrador of TUV-SUD declared that the center is still ISO compliant. This means that the requirements of the standard of ISO 9001:2015 has been satisfied.
A total of 138 Mushroom enthusiasts attended the AgriTalk on Mushroom Production held on October 29, 2019 at Robinson’s Mall in Iligan City. The said agritalk was advertised only in the Facebook Page of ATI Northern Mindanao for around two weeks.
“The Rice Tariffication Law (RTL) is real. As rice farmers, we either let it defeat us or fight back. We can only fight if we change our paradigm and our usual way of farming. If we want to survive and triumph, we have to treat our farming as a business. We have to use proven technologies to decrease our cost of production and increase our income.
ATI-RTC X---Did you know that we are celebrating the Rice Awareness Month for November, with this year’s theme “Quality Rice, Quality Life”?
ATI Compound, El Salvador City---A back-to-back training workshop aimed to capacitate and enhance the knowledge and skills of young farmer participants on Farm Business School (FBS) and on cacao production and value-adding was mounted recently. The 30 young farmer participants, coming from the different parts of the region were mostly 4H-Club members with existing farms.
MALAYBALAY CITY, Bukidnon--- Efforts toward enhancing technical capability on rice production for farmers affected by the full implementation of the Rice Tarrification Law is now being mobilized by the different bureaus and link agencies of the Department of Agriculture (DA).
Initao, Misamis Oriental---The implementation of the Farmer Scientist Training Program (FSTP) intensifies integration of agricultural research and development that seeks to help poor corn farmers grow multiple crops and livestock in their farms for an increased income.
Oroquieta City, Misamis Occidental---With the intent to create awareness on the roles of the LGUs in the implementation of the National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP) under the Republic Act no. 10068, otherwise known as “Organic Agriculture Act of 2010”, a consultative meeting and retooling on Organic Agriculture (OA) for Provincial Local Technical Committee was held recently.
Balingasag, Misamis Oriental---The heat is on as the first leg of the Information Caravan series for Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) is off to a good start!
With 200 target participants, an enthusiastic response of 246 farmers and Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) from Balingasag, Magsaysay, Jasaan, Claveria and Alubijid came for the aforementioned event.