Complementing the limited number of extension workers in the Local Government Units, the Agricultural Training Institute -Regional Training Center 02 conducted Specialized Training Course for New Local Farmer Technicians (LFTs). It was conducted on June 6-10, 2022 at ATI-RTC 02 San Mateo, Isabela.
New set of trainers graduated from the Training of Trainers on Digital Farmers Program (DFP) and are expected to introduce digital farming to farmers. The training was held at ATI-RTC 02, San Mateo, Isabela from June 14-17, 2022.
Twenty-five agricultural extension workers (AEWs) from various municipalities of Isabela, Cagayan, and Nueva Vizcaya joined in the training.
Twenty-five new graduates of Training of Trainers on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) on Banana Production are expected to help boost the Banana Industry in Region 2 to be on par with the banana producers and suppliers in the southern part of the country.
The ATI-RTC 02 joins the nation in celebrating the 124th Philippines Independence Day. Spearheaded by the Local Government Unit of San Mateo, a wreath-laying and flag raising ceremonies was conducted on the morning of June 12 at the San Mateo Freedom Park.