KORONADAL CITY - School-on-the Air has been implemented by the Agricultural Training Institute way before COVID-19 pandemic arrived. Due to limitation of farmers in the country side to access technology, listening to the radio is still a highly effective method of delivering information specially in farming technologies.
On July 28, 2020, the ATI XII airs its pilot episode thru DXND 747 AM Radyo Bida Kidapawan and DXOM 963 AM Radyo Bida Koronadal.
During the airing, ATI XII Corn Focal Person, Ms. Alma G. Camales, gave an orientation to listeners on what will they expect in the conduct of the SOA. Additionally, ATI XII Center Director, Abdul I. Daya-an welcomed farmer enrollees and shared that the Institute continues to deliver support and services to corn farmers through this SOA.
Two (2) municipalities in Cotabato province namely, Carmen and Magpet, and Two (2) municipalities and One (1) City from South Cotabato namely, Banga, Tampakan, and Koronadal City are the target beneficiaries of this SOA.