Medical plants, also called medicinal herbs, have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since prehistoric times. Plants synthesize hundreds of chemical compounds including defense against insect, fungi, diseases, and herbivorous mammals. And numerous phytochemicals with potential or established biological activity have been identified.
The local farmer technicians are farmers and/or farmer leaders from their respective municipalities that were endorsed by the Municipal agriculturists to the department of agriculture under the national rice program as the extension partners in reaching out the farmers at the grassroots level.
Pagadian City - To develop and strengthen camaraderie and teamwork of the ATI 9 Personnel, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX celebrated the ATI 32nd Anniversary with a collaborative learning activity termed as Larong Pinoy.
Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol has shown interest in hybrid rice production and has directed the Department of Agriculture (DA) that hybrid rice seeds must be planted in 1 million hectares of irrigated lands starting next year (2017) in its bid to achieve rice self-sufficiency by 2019.
SAN PEDRO, Pagadian City – In connection with the celebration of ATI’s 32nd Anniversary, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX (ATI-RTC IX) launched the programs on “Green Lanes: Road to Greener Cities” and “Adopt an Urban Community for a Healthy Family”.
PAGADIAN CITY - To review and summarize the accomplishments of 2018 and to discuss proposed activities in 2019, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center IX (ATI-RTC IX) conducted the 2018 Performance Review and 2019 Operational Planning on January 17-18, 2019 at ATI-RTC IX Function Hall, Oval Complex, Sagun St., San Francisco District, Pagadian City.
Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur - The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX recently undergone the 3rd Party Audit for ISO 9001:2015 Certification.
PAGADIAN CITY – New Year, a new beginning, new opportunities and a new face of Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center IX.
Producing our own foods for consumption is one of the best ways to improve a healthy life. However, not all people love farming and some do not have an idea/knowledge to start their own farm, which is one of the down realities we cannot deny.