The first Catholic agricultural college in the Philippines will be ujened this year at the Ateneo de CaVafl in Misains Oriental. on the north coast of Mindanao. it will be conducted by the Jesuit Fathers.
Fr. William Masterson, S.J., who will serve as director of the college. said it is hoped to train young men who will actualhr work on their own farms rather than to develop agricultural eXl)Ct5 who will go into secialised research.
The school, he added. will lay the greatest stress on ftrrriirg as the way of life best su•ited to the history and 1,:-4dition of Filrpin family life.