LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET. Extension is "consistently listening to the people" thus, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center-Cordillera Administrative Region (ATI-RTC-CAR) continues to mainstream the Agriculture and Fishery Extension - Results-Based Monitoring and Evaluation (AFE - RBME) along its services. Now on its fourth year of implementation, the 2022 AFE-RBME in CAR aims to gather feedback from 337 farmers and 33 Agricultural Extension Workers (AEW) who underwent ATI-implemented trainings and other extension interventions in 2019.
TABUK CITY, KALINGA. The province of Kalinga reached another milestone in its adoption and implementation of the Province-led Agriculture and Fisheries Extension Services (PAFES) with the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Department of Agriculture (DA), the Provincial Local Government Unit (PLGU) of Kalinga, the Kalinga State University (KSU), and the Rural Based Organizations (RBO) of the province on March 22, 2022 at Tabuk City, Kalinga.
LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET. Mr. Rogel Marsan of the Cosmic Farm, together with his family, received DA Assistant Secretary for the DA-Wide Field Inspectorate Federico E. Laciste, Jr and his team for a visit at their farm in Caban, Beckel, La Trinidad, Benguet on March 19, 2022.
Responding to the persistent clamor among vegetable industry players from Benguet and its neighboring provinces against the alleged resurgence of vegetable smuggling in the country, the Department of Agriculture sent some of its top management officials for a dialogue with industry stakeholders at the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center-Cordillera Administrative Region (ATI-RTC-CAR) in La Trinidad, Benguet on March 19, 2022. Leading the DA delegation is Undersecretary for Research, Innovation, Training and Extension Support and concurrent and Chief-of-Staff Leocadio S.