ATI in the Western Visayas
BANGA, AKLAN – The Agricultural Training Institute - Regional Training Center 6 welcomes the 14 new scholars of the EAsY AGRI Program during the virtual Orientation of Scholars on September 19, 2020 via Zoom.
CRA FARMERS TRAINED ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND FARM RECORD KEEPING, RECEIVED STARTER KITS FOR COMMUNITY GARDENING PROJECT
SIGMA, CAPIZ – Fifteen beneficiaries of Climate Resilient Agriculture (CRA) Project were trained on entrepreneurship and farm record keeping during the Skills Enhancement on Farm Business Development and Farm Record Keeping for Small-scale Rural Farmers last September 11, 2020 at Barangay Cogon, Sigma, Capiz.
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
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.
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.
TANGALAN, Aklan – "Maraming salamat sa LGU at ATI for this seminar. Maraming salamat at nadagdagan ang aming kaalaman. Malaking tulong ito sa amon kasi ang mga materials ay readily available sa ating community. At sana ay mapractice talaga namin para makatulong din sa amin. [Thank you so much to the LGU and ATI for this seminar. It provided us additional knowledge.
KALIBO, Aklan - Fifteen participants from Barangay Nalook attended the one-day briefing/orientation on Glamorizing Farming through Urban Agriculture last August 20, 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.
YOUNG FARMERS RECEIVE STARTER KITS FOR VEGETABLE GARDENING IN SUPPORT TO DA’S PLANTPLANTPLANT MOVEMENT
TIGBAUAN, ILOILO- Fifteen young farmers who are active 4-H Club officers and members in the Municipality of Tigbauan, Iloilo receive starter kits in support of the Department of Agriculture’s #PlantPlantPlant Program “Ahon Lahat, Pagkaing Sapat Kontra sa CoViD-19" (ALPAS COVID-19) through the one-day Seminar on Vegetable Gardening and Starter Kit Distribution on August 5, 2020 at Dreamer’s Vall
ATI Region 6 implements the "AI sa Barangay" - Swine Artificial Insemination Refresher Course on August 6, 2020 at ATI Region 6’s Conference Hall, Banga, Aklan in support to the National Livestock Program in partnership with the Provincial Veterinarian Office/Municipal Agriculture Office of LGUs all over the Region.
BANGA, Aklan – After the closing of the first semester, ATI in Region 6 holds its Management Review cum Performance Review despite of COVID-19 pandemic’s threat on July 28-30, 2020 at ATI Training Hall, ASU Compound, Banga, Aklan.
MALAY, Aklan – "I am grateful for I am one of the chosen participants in this activity. This shows that farming is not just about products but also a stress reliever. We learned numerous things like recycling empty bottles and making our pots out of our wastes. We didn't just produce and beautify our surroundings but we also helped in reducing pollutants to our environment.
BANGA, Aklan – La Felicidad Granja, a 2.5-hectare integrated farm located at Lapnag, Banga, Aklan is a newly certified Learning Site for Agriculture (LSA) of ATI. Edgar R. Rebaño, owner and a graduate of various ATI trainings, received a financial assistance worth of PHP300, 000 last July 28, 2020, at ATI Building, Banga, Aklan.
BANGA, Aklan – ATI Region 6’s Internal Auditors conducted a week-long audit from July 14 to 17, 2020 to review the effective implementation of ATI’s Quality Management System and to conform to ISO 9001:2015’s standards.
BANGA, Aklan – Certified just recently as Learning Site for Agriculture under Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF-LSA) is a farm located at Barangay Guinbaliwan, New Washington, Aklan. The Golden Harvest Farm is an irrigated land with a farm size of 1.4766 hectare. The farm is devoted to rice production and it is also integrated with vegetables, herbs and spices, livestock and poultry.
BANGA, Aklan - Twenty farmers from Pagsanghan and Tabayon Farmers Association receive starter kits after attending the one-day Technical Briefing on Integrated Rice-based Farming System on July 8, 2020 at Pagsanghan Training Center, Banga, Aklan.
BANGA, Aklan – Eighteen farmers, Agricultural Extension Workers and Organic Agriculture Enthusiasts from the Province of Aklan attend the one-day Hands-on Training on Organic Vegetable Production and Seed Banking in response to COVID-19 at ATI Region 6’s Training Hall, ASU Compound, Banga, Aklan on June 29, 2020.
BANGA, Aklan - Dr. Emily M. Arangote, the newly-elected University President of Aklan State University (ASU) made her first visit to ATI Region 6’s Office yesterday, June 23, 2020. Dr. Eden DLR. Bautista, Center Director of ATI Region 6 graciously received the distinguished guest. Dr.
The team of evaluators of ATI Region 6 led by Dr. Eden DLR. Bautista, Center Director led the team from the Partnerships & Accreditation Services (PAS) Section with Mavillo Villorente, Section Chief; Lyn G.
Members of Nalook Barangay Health Workers (BHW) and Barangay Nutrition Scholar (BNS) visits “Atong Ugsaran” just this morning. Dr, Eden DR. Bautista ATI Center introduced the garden as the agency’s response to DA’s plant plant plant program to promote food sufficiency and sustainability amidst this Covid-19 crisis.
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.