NORALA, SOUTH COTABATO -- A recently concluded Rice Crop Manager (RCM) Briefing and Recommendation Generation was organized by ATI-RTC XII at Norala, South Cotabato last June 11, 2019.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato - For years, the Department of Agriculture (DA) honors exemplary farmers through the Gawad Saka. Through the Gawad Saka, outstanding Rice and Corn farmers are honored and given importance. Livestock raisers, however, has been left out of the spotlight. Thus, this meeting as initial step to catch up.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato – Agricultural Technicians (ATs) in the municipalities are the frontline extension support that reaches out to farmers. It is always a worthwhile endeavor in enriching their capacity to help out farmers in need of technology.
Although it is the norm for millennials to center their attention on growing their online reputation in the vast platforms of social media, traveling for adventure, and living the life they want, there are still those who are willing to delve into agriculture and get their hands dirty for the greater purpose of providing food to the table through their farm produce.
NORALA, South Cotabato - The last batch of RCM Briefing for the current year was realized last June 11, 2019 at the Office of the Municipal Agriculturist (OMA), Norala, South Cotabato. It was participated by 75 individuals, all rice farmers coming from various Barangays of the said municipality.
KIAMBA, Sarangani - "Sa una, nag-alaga pud ko ug manok, pero mali diay ang akong mga pamaagi. So, mao na mubo ang akong pre-test exam. Sa sulod sa tulo ka adlaw na pagpaminaw sa lecture, nadugangan ang akong kahibalo, mao na mitaas ang akong posttest score. Sa ato pa, makita nato nga nagprosper diay. So salamat kaayo nga giadtuan ninyo gyud kami diri.
To be updated of the government programs that are fashioned to improve the Agriculture sector, members of the Association of Learning Sites for Agriculture in Region XII (ALSA-Dose) and representatives of different government agencies convened on June 6, 2019 for a 1-day consultation meeting held at the Agricultural Training Institute XII.
KORONADAL CITY -- Long-time veterinarian and organic practitioner Dr. Amor Elevazo primed farmers and farmer-technicians in South Cotabato with advanced methods in organic livestock and poultry production in a training spearheaded by ATI-RTC XII.
Vigan City, Ilocos Sur- The overall championship was once again reaped by Region XII as they shined and bested the country’s 14 regions in the recently concluded 67th Farm Youth (4-H) National Convention held last May 28-31, 2019 at Hotelinda Suites, this city.
BAGUMBAYAN, Sultan Kudarat - To encourage more participation from stakeholders particularly those from the rural-based organizations or various sectors of the populace, several batches of free seminars were scheduled by the Center since January.
WAO, Lanao del Sur - To maximize the income from the farm’s produce, farmers must be financially literate, incumbent DA Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol addresses.
KIDAPAWAN CITY, NORTH COTABATO- Sorghum may be a forgotten name but because of Secretary Piñol, it will slowly regain its place and will play an important role in the livestock industry, said Mr. Isaac T. Bangcaya, RTD for Research and Regulations of DA Amas Research and Experiment Station (DA-AMRES).
Malungon, Sarangani Province- To help improve the lives of drug surrenders, ATI-RTC XII Center Director Abdul I. Daya-an visited the Balay Silangan Reformation Center on Wednesday at Sitio Rancho, Barangay Nagpan, Malungon, Sarangani Province.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES- SOCCSKARGEN’s best was again highlighted at the 4-day travel and trade expo held last April 25-28, 2019 at Robinson’s Place Manila.