From the Regions
Gusa, Cagayan de Oro City---The center's latest corporate book GRIT--Chronicling the Climate Resilient Agriculture (CRA) Project Farmer-Beneficiaries of Kiabo, Malitbog, Bukidnon is officially launched!
Limketkai Drive, Cagayan de Oro City---Following the completion of their training on making farm business plan, a Presentation of Farm Business Plan was mounted with farmer partners as participants to instill in them that farming is a business and teach them the basic skills of decision-making, computing the profits and expenses by implementing a business plan.
Limketkai Drive, Cagayan de Oro City---To equipped the farmer partner of the center in terms of project proposal writing and presentation, a one-day activity was organized by the center lately through its Partnership and Accreditation Services (PAS) to level off the perspective of LSA/SPA and ATI in terms of rules and responsibilities of both parties, to revisit the purpose of LSA/SPA which is
BANGA, Aklan – Twenty-eight farmer cooperators of Learning Sites for Agriculture/School for Practical Agriculture (LSA/SPA) participated in the first LSA/SPA Forum via Zoom last December 11, 2020.
An expression of gratitude. It’s how Retired Col. Honorio S. Cervantes describe the Special Token, which he presented to the ATI-RTC X employees. Col. Cervantes surprised the employees with his presence, bringing a violet colored chilli fruit plant in a specially printed pot during the Center’s Yearend Review in December 15, 2020 at Harbor Lights Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite – The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) recognizes the enormous prospects of using ICT particularly in the agricultural extension especially now that the country is relying on the agricultural sector for economic sustainability.
ESPERANZA, Agusan del Sur – After its evaluation held last September 23, 2020, five barangays of Esperanza, Agusan del Sur received extension support from the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) XIII as Farmers Information Technology and Services (FITS) Kiosk under the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) on December 11, 2020.
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Learn how to cook and prepare delicious and budget-friendly recipes perfect for your Noche Buena Celebration this Christmas Season! Ms. Abigail May Garcia will be sharing how to cook Chicken Ham, Beef Gyoza, Spanish Chorizo Pasta and Chocolate Mousse!
CENTRAL VISAYAS. Twenty-nine successful mentees across the region completed the Kapatid Agri Mentor Me Program (KAMMP-7), conducted by Go Negosyo and the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 7 (ATI-7). The virtual graduation ceremony was held on December 11, 2020 hosted by Ms. Abby Famadico of Go Negosyo and Dr. Merrian Piquero Soliva of ATI-7.
Farmer-graduates of the School-on-the Air (SOA) on PalayCheck System for Inbred Rice Production received urban gardening starter kits as part of their after training support on the program.
The SOA was participated by farmers from the municipalities of Cordon, San Mateo, Luna, and Cabatuan in the province of Isabela, and municipalities of Cabarroguis and Diffun in Quirino.
ESPERANZA, Agusan del Sur – After its evaluation held last September 23, 2020, five barangays of Esperanza, Agusan del Sur received extension support from the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) XIII as Farmers Information Technology and Services (FITS) Kiosk under the Rice Commercialization Enhancement Fund (RCEF) on December 4, 2020.
BRGY.LOS ANGELES, Butuan City- Mr. Lucio Perez, owner of Perez farm is a Learning Site for Agriculture (LSA) Cooperator and a Magsasaka Siyentista (MS) of LGU-Loreto, Agusan del Sur Farmers’ Information and Technology Services (FITS) Center. On the other hand, Mrs.
BUTUAN CITY- Another agricultural extension support was distributed by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 in RT Romualdez, Agusan del Norte.
TANDAG CTIY- More than 300 farmers from the five (5) participating local government units (LGU) of Surigao del Sur received one (1) sack of fertilizer as starter kit of the School-on-the-Air (SOA) program on Rice Production in the province.
ATI Compound, El Salvador City---The recently concluded Rice Achievers Awards (RAA) led by Agriculture Secretary William Dar was a success which was held at the Bureau of Soils and Water Management (BSWM) in Quezon City.
BANGA, Aklan - “This KAMMP Online training is a venue that allows me to come out from my mindset that I need to be contented for what I have earned from my salary. Through this training, it enlightens me that even I am employed, I can still be an entrepreneur of my business that I love to do.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite – “Ipinapangako po namin sa ATI na hindi namin pababayaan ang aming garden. Patuloy din po kaming magtuturo at magbabahagi ng aming mga kaalaman na ibinahagi ninyo.”
Baybay City, Leyte – As customary, November finds ATI RTC 8 bringing rice and organic agriculture awareness to different schools in Eastern Visayas.
Baybay City, Leyte - The Digital Farmers Program, an initiative collaborated by the Agricultural Training Institute (DA-ATI) and SMART Communications, Inc., is a ladderized approach that teaches farmers with basic digital tools and technologies, particularly social media. In Eastern Visayas, DFP 101 was conducted for the first batch of participants in Baybay City, Leyte.
BANGA, Aklan – ATI Region 6 records 20 farmers and stakeholders during the National Rice Awareness Month 2020 (NRAM) campaign on November 27, 2020, at 4H Learning Hub, ATI-RTC VI, ASU Compound, Banga, Aklan.
Extension services continue to evolve. With the challenges that extension workers and farmers face, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) continues to explore various strategies to improve its efforts as the extension and training arm of the Department of Agriculture. In over 30 years, the ATI has celebrated various successes and learned from the lessons during hard times. Nonetheless, we are proud to be standing the test of time through the support of our partners and the clientele themselves. This is the ATI Today, more committed to bring you extension services beyond boundaries.