Baybay City, Leyte – “As a youth, it's a challenge for us how to stay productive during the pandemic”, said Armila Circulado, a participant to an ATI RTC 8 seminar.
Mondragon, N. Samar - Although the livestock industry is a promising endeavor, the industry still faces a lot of challenges especially in an era where diseases are inevitable. This greatly brings a negative impact not just for commercial scale growers but to small ones as well.
Baybay City, Leyte - Technology continues to aid ATI in the provision of extension services to its clients. Even with the inability of the center to conduct face-to-face trainings caused by the pandemic, ATI-RTC 8 sees to it that its clients are still equipped with the knowledge and skills they need during this time of crisis.
Covid-19 has made the conduct of trainings very challenging for ATI to conduct extension related . Good thing technology comes handy these days as physical interaction and face to face trainings seem to be an impossibility.
Baybay City, Leyte - ATI continues to encourage capable and deserving youth, particularly the children of smallholder farmers and fishers to pursue studies or a career in agriculture thru the Educational Assistance for the Youth (EAsY AGRI).
Tacloban City – Every home must grow its own food. This is the battle cry of the times. The world is facing various challenges, seen and unseen. However, hunger must not be one of them. Every home has the ability to feed themselves with safe and healthy food.
KANANGA, Leyte –“Daghan kaayo kong nakat-unan bahin sa pagtanom ug utanon, ug nakat-on san ko kung unsaon pag-apply sa abono ug kung unsaon ang pagsulbad sa sakit sa tanom”, quips Ms. Rubilyn Arriesgado.
CATUBIG, Nothern Samar –The recent pandemic that affected people in all parts of the world has brought out the ability of people to prioritize basic needs more than anything. As for farmers, this is a high time to be resourceful in acquiring farm inputs. One of which is to maximize available farm materials in sustainable pig farming.
Calbayog City, Samar – With so much time on their hands due to the CoVid-19 pandemic, people are staying home and building their own gardens. ATI RTC 8 makes it a point to continue with its extension services so appropriate knowledge and skills are shared to clientele.
Borongan City, E. Samar – At a time when the world is grappled by the CoVid-19 pandemic, the government thru the Department of Agriculture addresses the need to Filipinos in the production of their own food. The Agriculture Training Institute and its network see to it that extension services are continuously provided.