2010

  1. 08/16/2010 - 2:18pm
    ATI to Formulate Guidelines on Co-Financing Agreements with LGUs for AFE
    DILIMAN, Quezon City ---  The Department of Agriculture has recently directed the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) as its training and extension arm to issue appropriate guidelines and...
  2. 08/13/2010 - 3:31pm
    Secretary Alcala: Philippines a rice sufficient, food secured country by 2013
    DILIMAN, Quezon City – In three years, the Philippines will no longer import rice. This was the bold declaration of Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Proceso “Procy” J....
  3. 08/12/2010 - 3:29pm
    New e-Learning Course now available!
    We are pleased to announce another new course offering! This is the online course on Organic Fertilizer for Sustainable Agriculture. It is a three-module course that would take you through the...
  4. 08/06/2010 - 3:48pm
    ATI spearheads 4-H Club Youth Development Program Assessment
    MALAY, AKLAN --- One of the main thrusts of the Department of Agriculture (DA) is to build up especially the out-of-school youth in terms of giving out scholarships, livelihood and exchange...
  5. 08/05/2010 - 12:27pm
    Agri-Pinoy takes off with Training of Trainers
    DILIMAN, QUEZON CITY --- The new administration of the Department of Agriculture (DA) under Secretary Proceso J. Alcala recognizes the importance of  fostering partnerships and collaborative...
  6. 08/04/2010 - 1:51pm
    “Let’s regain RP’s grandeur via modern agri sector”
    DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Aggie Trends   With the immense challenge of managing the country’s agriculture and fishery sector put on his shoulders by President Benigno Aquino III,...
  7. 08/04/2010 - 1:24pm
    Sec. Alcala swears in six DA officials
    Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala (left) swears in six officials of the Department of Agriculture, recently appointed by President Aquino. Of the six, three were re-appointed, namely:...
  8. 08/02/2010 - 4:22pm
    12 New Members Join the Ranks of Courseware Developers for e-Learning
    DILIMAN, Quezon City -- Through the years, since the e-Learning for agriculture and fisheries had been launched in 2007, the agricultural sector has been a witness to its growing popularity not only...
  9. 07/30/2010 - 4:38pm
    National Extension Agenda and Programs set for the next five years
    DILIMAN, Quezon City --- As the extension and training arm of the Philippine Department of Agriculture, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) led the setting of priorities for the delivery of...
  10. 07/29/2010 - 6:03pm
    Setting New Directions for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation for A & F Extension
    LAOAG CITY, Ilocos Norte --- As the lead agency in the implementation of the National Extension System for Agriculture and Fisheries (NESAF), the Department of Agriculture through the Agricultural...
  11. 07/29/2010 - 10:12am
    Making Fertilizer Recommendations for Rice More Accessible: New Versions of Nutrient Manager Introduced
    LOS BAÑOS, Laguna – The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) heightens the implementation of the Nutrient Manager for Rice in the Philippines (NMRice) by introducing its new...
  12. 07/26/2010 - 12:34pm
    ATI Forms IQA team for ISO Certification
    DILIMAN, Quezon City--Anticipating for a certification for an ISO quality management standards, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) intensified its chances for certification with the...
  13. 07/23/2010 - 4:01pm
    Regional Training Centers to Automate Own Management Information System
    ROXAS BOULEVARD, Manila -- Going for full automation! With the Agricultural Training Institute-Central Office’s (ATI-CO) Personnel Management Information System (PMIS) has been launched, the...
  14. 07/12/2010 - 4:54pm
    DA allots initial P900,000 to control ‘armyworms’
    DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Office of the Secretary     DILIMAN, QUEZON CITY -- Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala has initially ordered the immediate distribution of P900,000-worth of...
  15. 07/12/2010 - 10:21am
    Agricultural Sector to Develop Extension Modalities to address the impact of Climate Change
    DILIMAN, QUEZON CITY-- It’s a well-known fact --  climate change affects every sector in the Philippines where and if the people who are in the authority won’t do something about it...
  16. 07/05/2010 - 5:23pm
    Former Congressman Alcala named as new DA Secretary
    The helm of Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary has been considered one of the more difficult roles to fill in the President’s cabinet. One reason seen is because of the agriculture sector...
  17. 06/18/2010 - 11:07am
    Information Sharing as a Way to Mitigate Climate Change and Achieve Food Security: 2010 NUTRINET Seminar and Nutrifair held
    DILIMAN, Quezon City -- It has always been acknowledged that one of the more reputable problems of the agricultural sector is the lack of knowledge transfer for its clientele, especially...
  18. 06/16/2010 - 1:33pm
    1st SOA National Assessment and Planning Workshop: A Success
    Lanang, Davao City --- Just when the school year starts to kick in this month, the School-on-the-Air (SOA) of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) is back for a new set of courses ready to be...
  19. 06/15/2010 - 3:52pm
    ATI Regional Training Centers in Region 12, ARMM Join List of Centers Demystified on e-Learning
    LAKE SEBU, South Cotabato--With the Philippines recognized as one of the top ten countries who offer e-extension services, one would reasonably be satisfied with such accomplishments, but for the...
  20. 06/08/2010 - 3:20pm
    Pinoy Farmers Go Hi-Tech via DA-IRRI Project to Further Boost Palay Yields
    DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Office of the Secretary QUEZON CITY, Philippines -- Farmers and agricultural extension workers can soon access information from cell phones, the Internet or compact...