ILOILO CITY - Despite the threat posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, 4H Club steered its first-ever virtual regional summit at the EON Centennial Hotel, Iloilo City, with the theme, ‘Rise of the 4H Era: Reaching Independence in Sustainability and Empowerment of 4H clubs through experiencing the realm of agriculture’. The summit took place last October 15-16, 2021.
JARO, Iloilo – To ensure health, quality, and sustainability of seeds sold to RCEF farmers, ATI Region 6, in partnership with the Bureau of Plant Industry – National Seed Quality Services Region 6, conducted a three-day Refresher Course on Inbred Rice Production and Certification last September 28-30, 2021 at WESVIARC Hamungaya, Buntatala, Jaro, Iloilo.
WESTERN Visayas – “It has been a productive activity. Thank you so much, Training Management Team, for facilitating this kind of activity. You imparted to us additional learnings regarding the modern trends in biotechnology. Our expert Resource Persons delivered their assigned topics very well and made them easier for us to understand.
WESTERN VISAYAS - “Sabay tayong lalakad towards the journey on high production para tumaas ang ating kita, [We will walk together towards the journey on high production and bigger income,]” assures Dr.
TUBUNGAN, Iloilo – “Salamat sa pagtudlo ka namon bahin sa Organic Farming para madepensahan namon amon ikaayong lawas kag dunang manggad namon. Dapat gali naton suportahan ang organic sa pagpanguma para mapabalik ang aton dunang manggad para indi mabudlayan ang aton kabataan sa huling henerasyon,” [Thank you for teaching us about Organic Farming.
JARO, Iloilo City – "This training is a huge help to us, especially this time that our government has numerous programs about rice production. With our learnings and skills acquired in this training, we could cater to farmers' questions with confidence that I before couldn't answer.
SAPIAN, Capiz – To create an integrated, environmentally sound, safe, and sustainable agriculture production system, ATI Region 6 conducted a three-day Hands-on Training on Organic Agriculture Production and Preparation of Natural Farming System Concoctions at Ishmael B. Orillos Farm School located at Barangay Lonoy on September 15-17, 2021.
AKLAN, Western Visayas – Just like the previous batches, the Binhi ng Pag-Asa Program of Senator Grace Poe continues its goals by reaching out to youth to engage in agriculture.
WESTERN Visayas – Digital Farmers Program commenced its second course in a back-to-back implementation via Zoom last September 7-8 for Aklan and September 9-10 for Antique with a total of 40 finishers. The training was participated by farmers and their respective youth farmers.