ATI & ILAARRDEC conducts FITS and MS Evaluation

img_9284_400The consortium together with the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 1 successfully conducted the FITS Evaluation and Validation in Pangasinan and Ilocos Norte last June 16, 18, & 19, 2015 in the preparation for the Search for Best FITS Center and Magsasaka Siyentista in the region.

img_9302_400The evaluation team was composed of Ms. Maricel Dacapias of ATI-RTC1, Ms. Imelda Riñen of NTA, and Prof. Love Grace Campano of ILAARRDEC.

Four FITS Centers (FITS Centers of Sison, Umingan, Solsona, and Bacarra) will be competing for the Best FITS Center category and Three Magsasaka Siyentista (Mr. Romeo Lopez of Calasiao, Pangasinan, Mr. Nestor Acosta, and Mr. Angelo Padron of Bacarra, Ilocos Norte) will be competing for the Most Outstanding MS category.

img_9323_400The team conducted actual visits at the nominated FITS Centers and farms of MS.The results of this evaluation will be awarded during the 2nd RAFEN 1 Symposium and 1st Regional Techno Gabay Program (TGP) Summit on July 2-3, 2015 at San Fernando City, La Union.