From the Regions
OZAMIZ CITY – The ATI-RTC X launches the “Wow na Wow Sa Cacao” – A School on-the-Air (SOA) Program on Cacao Production here in the city. The SOA is a 30-minute radio program to be aired at Radio Station DXDD Cool Radio in Ozamiz City, at 5:30 to 6:00 AM every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
CENTRAL VISAYAS – On its initial roll-out of the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) Information Caravan in the region, four (4) priority towns had conducted the activity with a total of 100 rice farmers briefed.
San Mateo, Isabela. Selected agricultural extension workers on corn participated on the Training of Trainers on Integrated Crop Management-Corn-Based Farming System. This is preparing them to conduct training for their farmers in this time of pandemic.
Basco, Batanes. After almost five months of discovering new technologies under the Farmer Scientist Training Program (FSTP) Phase 3, 20 farmers graduated from the training.
BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – The regional Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund – Rice Extension Services Program (RCEF-RESP) team headed by Agricultural Training Institute- Caraga Center Director Samuel L. Calonzo participated in the virtual midyear assessment conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute – Central Office last July 16, 2020.
TAGBILARAN CITY – The Internal Quality Audit (IQA) Team of ATI in Central Visayas conducted a three-day actual internal audit last July 14-16, 2020 to keep track of the center’s status amidst the pandemic.
Mondragon, N. Samar - Although the livestock industry is a promising endeavor, the industry still faces a lot of challenges especially in an era where diseases are inevitable. This greatly brings a negative impact not just for commercial scale growers but to small ones as well.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite - In support to the Republic Act No. 11203 otherwise known as the "Rice Tariffication Law," the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in Calabarzon roll out the first Training of Trainers (ToT) on Rice Competitive Enhancement Fund (RCEF).
BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – Recognizing the vital role of youth in nation-building, the government is urging youth organizations engaged in agriculture and fisheries to become volunteer-partners under the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) through its Agricultural & Fishery Youthpreneur Council (AFYC).
CANTILAN, Surigao del Sur- The Local Government Unit (LGU) of Cantilan, Surigao del Sur has finally launched their established Farmers Information and Technology Services (FITS) Center on July 15, 2020.
BUTUAN CITY – To augment the region’s growing food production industry, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) – Caraga spearheads the expansion of the Caraga Food Safety Team (CFST).
BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – In preparation for another International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification audit to be conducted by the third-party auditor, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) XIII Internal Quality Audit (IQA) Team held a meeting on July 13, 2020.
The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in partnership with the Biotechnology Coalition of the Philippines (BCP) is scheduled to conduct the Regional Training on Agricultural Biotechnology Communication this first semester of 2020. Unfortunately, the pandemic, COVID-19 has affected the conduct of trainings in the agency.
BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – Also called superfoods, these healthy and delicious, cruciferous vegetables were the highlight of the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) XIII Webinar on Vegetable Gardening Series episode 3 on July 10, 2020.
ANTIPOLO CITY, Rizal- To ensure the development of organic agriculture practice in the country, in line with the Organic Agriculture Act of 2010 (Republic Act No.
BAAN KM 3, Butuan City – Aiming to promote the healthy, sustainable and natural way of farming, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) in partnership with the Provincial Agriculture and Veterinary Office (PAVO) of Agusan del Sur launched its “Okay sa OA: School on-the-Air (SOA) on Organic Agriculture (OA) Production” on July 10, 2020.
BUTUAN CITY – A total of 27 aspirants took the qualifying examination and interview for the Education Assistance for the Youth in Agriculture (EAsY – AGRI) conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 13 last July 9, 2020.
STA. BARBARA, Pangasinan – The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center I (ATI-RTC I) awarded the first batch of extension support to the participants of the School on-the-Air (SOA) on Free Range Chicken (FRC) Production on July 1, 2020 at its office in Tebag East, Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan.
BUTUAN CITY – The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 13 (ATI-RTC 13) and the Provincial Local Government Unit (PLGU) through the Provincial Agriculture Office-Agusan del Norte (PAO-ADN) officially launched the School-on-the-Air (SOA) on Inbred Rice Seeds Production and Farm Mechanization under the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund – Rice Extension Services Pr
Join us on July 14-15, 2020 (Tuesday-Wednesday) at 12:00NN – 1:00PM as we bring you the first free seminar of ATI-MiMaRoPa’s School-on-the Air (SOA) Program on Dairy Farming dubbed as “Gabay at Kaalaman sa Pag-aalaga ng Gatasang Baka at Kalabaw”.
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.