ATI in Eastern Visayas
Baybay City, Leyte – As customary, November finds ATI RTC 8 bringing rice and organic agriculture awareness to different schools in Eastern Visayas.
Baybay City, Leyte - The Digital Farmers Program, an initiative collaborated by the Agricultural Training Institute (DA-ATI) and SMART Communications, Inc., is a ladderized approach that teaches farmers with basic digital tools and technologies, particularly social media. In Eastern Visayas, DFP 101 was conducted for the first batch of participants in Baybay City, Leyte.
BAYBAY CITY, Leyte - For years now, the Agricultural Training Institute has been celebrating what is known as the National Rice Awareness Month (NRAM). This annual celebration is held every November to raise awareness about the importance of rice and the key players in the production of the commodity. This year, the celebration highlights the theme, “Grow local. Buy local.
BAYBAY CITY, Leyte - As the mode of information dissemination continues to go wireless, ATI-RTC 8 continues to provide the necessary knowledge and skills to farmers and agriculture enthusiast in Eastern Visayas.
BAYBAY CITY, Leyte - After its launching on July 20, 2020, ATI-RTC 8’s “Humay Gad” the Radio Broadcast on Rice Production has made waves in the lives of its avid listeners may it be on-air or online. Being made available through online livestreaming, the program has extended its reach to more viewers not limited to Eastern Visayas residents alone.
BAYBAY City, Leyte - Agriculture and Fishery related activities are considered part of the frontline services needed amid the COVID-19 pandemic and that movement of actors involved in the sector must not be hampered and slowed down.
ORMOC CITY, Leyte - Rice mechanization is one of the components of Republic Act No. 11203 or the Rice Tariffication Law. It is very helpful to farmers in terms of timeliness of operation, maximized production potential, increase in crop intensity, and the prevention of farm loss.
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.