From the Regions
ALUBIJID, Misamis Oriental – The “Knowledge Sharing and Learning on Rice-Based and ICTs ‘AgriTools in Rice Production’ in support to DFP” commenced at ALISA Building, Alubijid, Misamis Oriental last August 19, 2020. It was attended by 12 pairs – wherein or each pair, one should be a youth and the other, a senior citizen.
Learn the ABCs of Free-Range Chicken Production in the 5th Episode of ATI-RTC 12’s Free Online Seminar.
KALIBO, Aklan - Fifteen participants from Barangay Nalook attended the one-day briefing/orientation on Glamorizing Farming through Urban Agriculture last August 20, 2020.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY- The Regional Management Committee (RMC) members convene at Anchor Hotel, this City, for the CY 2020 2nd Regular Regional Management Committee Meeting.
Hosted by BFAR 12, this meeting aims to present the 1st Semester Accomplishment Report of the Programs, Projects and Activities (PPAs) of respective Department of Agriculture line and attached agencies.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato- The ATI-RTC 12 staff convened last July 20, 2020 at the center’s session hall to attend the Midyear Review and Assessment.
Center Director Abdul I. Daya-an opened the activity with a brief recapitulation of the activities and trainings in the first semester and the actions taken amidst CoVid-19 pandemic.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato- The ATI-RTC 12 through its RCEF Program successfully conducted the 2nd Batch Training of Trainers in Inbred Rice Seed Production and Farm Mechanization through a blended-learning approach.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato- With the theme “Batang Pinoy Sana Tall, Iwas Stunting Sama all”, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 12 celebrated the annual nutrition month through a cooking contest and quiz bee held last July 27, 2020.
TANTANGAN, South Cotabato- In the goal of giving the Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) a good understanding of agricultural biotechnology and how products of modern biotechnology are regulated to address its issues and concern, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 12 along with the
TACURONG CITY- The ATI-RTC 12 through its RCEF Program joined TESDA 12 in the conduct of Training Induction Program (TIP) as part of the requirements before the take-off of Modified Farmer’s Field School in Region 12.
KIDAPAWAN CITY- To showcase the vegetable gardens developed by some households during the state of community quarantine due to CoViD-19 pandemic, the ATI-RTC 12 launched the Garden Galing sa Quarantine Photo Contest.
KIDAPAWAN CITY- To harmonize the implementation of Rice Extension Services Program (RESP) under the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) in the Region, the ATI-RTC 12 organized a series of consultation meetings along with the Technical Education Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in Region 12.
KIDAPAWAN CITY- The Season-long School On-the-Air (SOA) on Inbred Rice Seed Production and Farm Mechanization in SOCCSKSARGEN has already started.
Cotabato City- Hundreds of rice farmers from the Provinces of Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur had an access of information about the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) Program) of the Government.
ST. BERNARD, So. Leyte - The ATI RTC 8 in collaboration with Bendicar Farm Agro Eco Tourism and LGU Saint Bernard through the Office of Municipal Agriculture conducted the Seminar on Organic Vegetable Production with Extension Support at Brgy. Panian, Saint Bernard, Southern Leyte on August 18, 2020. Fifteen (15) 4-H Club members and young farmers attended the activity.
BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – The second episode of the i-BIDA nATIn program webinar series season 3 on August 14, 2020 taught online learners how to process various herbal medicinal plants into new products.
Fourteen youth-farmers from Davao Region are now scholars of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) under the Educational Assistance for the Youth (EAsYAgri) Program.
Two batches of Retooling Course on Lowland Rice Seed Production and Certification for Seed Growers were conducted on August 10-12 and 12-14 at ATI-RTC 02 San Mateo, Isabela.
TAYUG, Pangasinan – In its bid to reduce the risk of transmission of ASF in the region, ATI-RTC 1 in partnership with the Local Government Unit of Tayug, Pangasinan through the Municipal Agriculture Office, conducted the Advocacy on the Prevention and Control of African Swine Fever (ASF) on August 11, 2020.
FIRST AND LAST FACE-TO-FACE TOT ON PRODUCTION OF HIGH QUALITY INBRED RICE AND SEEDS, AND FARM MECHANIZATION TRANSPIRES
BANGA, Aklan – After four months of temporary training suspension, ATI in Region 6 conducts the 12-day Training of Trainers (TOT) on Production of High Quality Inbred Rice and Seeds, and Farm Mechanization on August 3 to 14, 2020 at ATI Training Hall, ASU Compound to 24 farm school representatives in the Province of Aklan.
BAYBAY CITY, Leyte - The Rice Crop Manager has been helping farmers get personalized nutrient and crop management recommendations based on their site-specific rice-growing conditions. Recent research has proved RCM to be effective as it has increased rice production yield and ultimately, farmer’s income.
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.