From the Regions
ATI Compound, El Salvador City, Misamis Oriental---Recognizing the value of rice and how it sustains the whole Filipino people at large as rice consumers, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) have organized a ‘sabayang tanghalian’ (simultaneous lunch) as a gesture to patronize locally-produced rice and in support to the country’s rice farmers.
ATI Compound, El Salvador City---The ATI-RTC X management and staff had its Third Party Re-Certification Audit on Tuesday November 10. Lead Auditor Michelle Geli along with Ms. Rachel Manalo and Mr. Charlie Labrador declared yesterday via teleconference that the center is still ISO compliant. This means that the requirements of the standard of ISO 9001:2015 has been satisfied.
Year-end assessment has been the practice in the corn extension program of the ATI in Region 02 to assess and review the program implementation and accomplishments of the corn agricultural extension workers (AEW).
BANGA, Aklan – “I learned how to handle smartphones now, before I only used keypad phone. Thanks to ATI for this Digital Farmers Program 101 (DFP 101) and for the opportunity to widen my knowledge on farming, and most especially on gadgets. Many things came into my mind after this training. I want to make videos of my daily activities on the farm.
A borrowed line from the world-renown Indian Lawyer, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi or aka Mahatma Gandhi: "If you give me rice, I'll eat today; if you teach me how to grow rice, I'll eat every day," best fitting to our month-long celebration of the Department of Agriculture’s National Rice Awareness.
Farmers and fishers in the coastal town of Claveria, Cagayan can now access agri-fishery information at their fingertips.
To ensure meat and egg availability, accessibility and affordability, ATI-RTC VI had distributed Itik pinas ducks to 100 recipients, free range chickens to 300 recipients and swine (piglets) to 60 recipients as extension support to trainings implemented.
BANGA, Aklan - As the battle for COVID-19 pandemic continues, ATI-Region 6 holds its third and last batch of Online Blended Training of Trainers on Production of High-Quality Inbred Rice and Seeds, and Farm Mechanization on October 19-30, 2020 with 18 total participants composed of ATI Learning Site Cooperators, Private Partners, Academe and TESDA Farm School Trainers.
Bridging the gap between farmers and new technology towards a more competitive agriculture industry, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) launched the Digital Farmers Program (DFP) in partnership with Smart Communications Inc.
Some farmers in Kapalong, Davao del Norte, are now equipped with knowledge and skills on mushroom production and processing after attending training conducted by Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in the Davao Region.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite - Face-to-face training is the primary method for instructional-based learning to make room for various workshops, exchange of ideas and experience-based activities. ATI CALABARZON in partnership with Villar SIPAG facilitated its 12th batch of Training of Trainers on Farm Business School (FBS) despite the challenges during this new normal.
One of the mandates of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) as the lead agency in agriculture and fisheries extension of the Department of Agriculture (DA) is to capacitate State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) to improve their effectiveness and efficiency in the performance of their extension activities.
The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in Davao Region conducts its fourth online training entitled Online Training on Corn Production via Zoom Teleconferencing on October 10, 2020.
The training aims to spread corn farming principles to a broader audience using the internet to encourage more people to plant and produce corn for food consumption.
Quezon Province – To further strengthen the capacity of farmers on digital tools and mobile technologies, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) CALABARZON in partnership with SMART Communications, Inc. implemented two (2) batches of Regional Rollout of Digital Farmers Program (DFP) 101 in Quezon province.
A 3-day training on Rice Based Farming System "Palayamanan" was conducted by ATI- RTC X on October 21-23, 2020 at Barangay Poblacion in Kitaotao, Bukidnon.
Hon. Mayor Omaradji C. Pizzaro extends his thanks to ATI RTC X for the continuous support of the agency to Kalilangan.
The Agricultural Training Institute RTC X Ceremonial Awarding of Financial Assistance for the Enhancement of RCEF-LSA took place on the 1st day of the Farm Business School Training on October 19, 2020 held at the Harbor Lights Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City.
“Thankful gyud kaayo ko sa ATI because of this, na brighten akong mind nga naa man diay koy opportunity nga dapat makuha sa farm” (I am thankful to ATI because this training has opened my mind that there is opportunity in farming) says Renato S. Sumania, owner of Jamaican F&B (Food & Beverage) Training Center.
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.