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NEW SETS OF AKEANON BARANGAY ANIMAL HEALTH WORKERS (BAHW) VOLUNTEERS TRAINED

ATI in the Western Visayas - Fri, 09/11/2020 - 2:29pm

BANGA, AKLAN – Twenty-one (21) Barangay Animal Health Workers (BAHW) from the Municipalities of Madalag and Ibajay, Aklan were trained during the Training for Para- Technicians on Basic Veterinary Services (Barangay Animal Health Worker) last September 8 - 10, 2020, at ATI Training Hall, ASU Compound, Banga, Aklan in support to the National Livestock Program (NLP) of the Department of Agricultu

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It’s a Wrap: Two (2) Batches of Virtual Training of Trainers on AgriBiotech Completed

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Fri, 09/11/2020 - 12:37pm

A total of 30 Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) from CALABARZON region completed the two batches of online training entitled, “Regional Training of Trainers (TOT) on Strengthening the Capability of the Agricultural Extension System for Agricultural Biotechnology,” on September 7 and 9, 2020.

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Greening Communities through Organic Vegetable Production

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Fri, 09/11/2020 - 11:19am

ATI-RTC X Compound, El Salvador City---In the continuous move in keeping up the production of urban-grown food, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) recognizes the role of farmers and farmer leaders as essential in maintaining sustainability in terms of food production and healthy environment.

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Local Farmer Technicians trained on Agro-entrepreneurship

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Fri, 09/11/2020 - 7:55am

TRECE MARTIRES CITY, CAVITE - The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in Calabarzon in partnership with the Department of Agriculture (DA) Regional Field Office Region IV-A conducted the 1st batch of “Capability Enhancement Course for Local Farmer Technicians (Batch 1)” last September 7 to 11, 2020 at ATI-Calabarzon Training Hall.

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Corn Husks to Decorative Flowers

ATI in Eastern Visayas - Thu, 09/10/2020 - 1:15pm

Jiabong, Samar - Corn is one of the Philippines’ most important crops. It not only provides food and nutrition to its consumers but it also contributes a lot to the livelihood of most Filipino farmers. However, corn is mainly used for its kernels but this doesn’t mean that some of its parts cannot be utilized. Corn husks are usually considered as farm waste.

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AGREEMENT INKED FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF MODEL SITES FOR EDIBLE LANDSCAPING

ATI in the Western Visayas - Wed, 09/09/2020 - 9:42am

BANGA, AKLAN – Two Akeanon Farmers signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) and received financial assistance from ATI Region 6 last September 8, 2020 for the development of their farms on edible landscape.

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Butuan lass wins songwriting contest

ATI in Caraga - Wed, 09/09/2020 - 7:56am

BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City - Mary Grace Conejos, composer of the song “Agri-Bisig”, was proclaimed as grand winner of i-BIDA nATIn Songwriting Contest last August 28, 2020 by the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 13. The young lass who hails from Brgy.

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Opol Nat’l Secondary Technical School goes e-Learning

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Tue, 09/08/2020 - 3:37pm

OPOL,Misamis Oriental--- The COVID-19 pandemic has pushes aside traditional education system by the urgent implementation of the alternative learning via distance learning under Republic Act 7797 .

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Free Online Seminar Episode 6: Mushroom Production and Processing

ATI in SOCCSKSARGEN - Tue, 09/08/2020 - 1:38pm

Know the A to Z of Mushroom Production and start your own livelihood project.

Learn the proper mushroom production technology from tissue culture, creating spawns, and producing fruiting bags to processing with Mr. Rene G. Serra, Mushroom Coordinator of President Roxas, Cotabato.

Catch us live at our Official Facebook Page on September 16, 2020 from 9:00-10:00 AM.

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ATI REGION 6 RAISES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS TO ITS STAFF IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

ATI in the Western Visayas - Mon, 09/07/2020 - 12:00pm

BANGA, Aklan – Fifty-two ATI Region 6 Staff takes part on the two-day training entitled: “Embracing the New Normal: Mental Health Awareness and Coping and Managing Stress in the Workplace” on September 2-3, 2020 at ATI Training Hall, ASU Compound, Banga, Aklan.

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ATI-RTC X trains RIC-Initao on cassava processing and utilization

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Mon, 09/07/2020 - 8:31am

In line with the agency’s advocacy on ‘farming as a business’ thru teaching value adding and processing for rural women in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X continuously staged trainings on processing and utilization of various agricultural crop for the women’s sector.

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ATI Davao Region, BCP conduct TOT on Agricultural Biotechnology

ATI in the Davao Region - Mon, 09/07/2020 - 12:00am

The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in Davao Region and Biotech Coalition of the Philippines (BCP) conducted two batches of Training of Trainers (TOT) on Strengthening the Capability of Agricultural Extension System for Agricultural Biotechnology via Zoom App on August 26, 2020, and August 28, 2020, respectively.

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ATI-Caraga conducts virtual mid-assessment for SOA program on Rice

ATI in Caraga - Fri, 09/04/2020 - 6:35pm

BUTUAN CITY- The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 held a mid-season assessment via google meet on August 28, 2020.

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DA-Caraga promotes mushroom products through DMLRRS

ATI in Caraga - Fri, 09/04/2020 - 4:28pm

BUTUAN CITY- “The Department of Agriculture -Regional Field Office 13 continues its promotion on mushroom production and processing mushroom products in the region.”

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ATI Caraga Turnovers extension support to Mabog NHS students

ATI in Caraga - Fri, 09/04/2020 - 3:15pm

BISLIG CITY – Despite the threat of COVID-19, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 awarded 21 types of farm inputs to 20 students of Mabog National High School (MNHS) on August 27, 2020. This is in partnership with the City Agriculture Office (CAO) Bislig City.

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‘AgriStoryahay’ episodes for September showcase Beekeeping, Meat and Fish processing

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Fri, 09/04/2020 - 2:51pm

ATI Compound, EL SALVADOR CITY---Spectacular episodes await viewers this month of September as topics on Beekeeping, Honey Processing, Meat Processing and Ham Making and Fish Processing are slated for 'AgriStoryahay sa ATI' webinar series.

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ATI Calabarzon Develops Manual for Extension and Training Management Course

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Fri, 09/04/2020 - 2:26pm

TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite – Recognizing the need for collaborative endeavors in agriculture and fishery development, the Agricultural Training Institute in Calabarzon develops a training manual to standardize the conduct of extension and training interventions in the region.

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Planting Rice in the Time of COVID-19: RCEF FFS on Rice Production in Kalinga Yields 550 Farmer Graduates

ATI in the Cordilleras - Thu, 09/03/2020 - 4:45pm

The Farmers Field Schools (FFS) on rice production for Kalinga launched on February 2020 under the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) was finally concluded on July 2020 with 550 farmer graduates amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. The graduates of this dry season FFS are from the municipality of Rizal with 100 graduates from four batches, and Tabuk City with 450 graduates from 18 batches.

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Rebel returnees and members of Philippine Army unite for farming, attend Training on Mushroom Production and Processing

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Wed, 09/02/2020 - 12:23pm

Malayblay City, Bukidnon- Aimed to equip participants with technical knowledge as well as help develop their income-generating skills as they return to the mainstream society, 22 rebel returnees and some members of Philippine Army attend a skills training on Mushroom Production (Phase I), Processing and Marketing (Phase II).

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Safe Food Saves Life Forum Launch

ATI in Central Visayas - Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:39am

Tagbilaran City – The Agricultural Training Institute – VII (ATI-7) is now back on track with the recent conduct of training held in and outside the regional training center. Recently, two (2) batches of Safe Food Saves Life: A Food Safety and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Forum was concluded on August 26 and 27, 2020 at ATI-7, Barangay Cabawan, this city.

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