ATI turns over training facilities to PhilRice Midsayap
Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) has turned over its training facilities to Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) Midsayap through a memorandum of agreement signed recently.
PhilRice said the facilities include training rooms, a dormitory, and multi-purpose hall contained in about a hectare area.
“PhilRice will use them to boost its development and extension activities through rice training programs for farmers, seed growers, extension workers, and agricultural technicians,” the organization, which is an attached agency to the Department of Agriculture, said.
Present during the signing ceremony were PhilRice Midsayap Acting Branch Director Ommal H. Abdulkadil, ATI Region 12 Center Director Abdul I. Daya-an, PhilRice Acting Deputy Executive Director for Administration Roger F. Barroga, ATI Director Dr. Luz A. Taposok, PhilRice Acting Executive Director Dr. Sailila E. Abdula, and DA RFO 12 Regional Executive Director Engr. Milagros C. Casis.