"To enhance and institutionalize the e-Extension system in agriculture, fisheries, and natural resources for optimal application, utilization and exchange among users and partners."

Department Order No. 03 series of 2007 designates the Agricultural Training Institute as lead agency for the provision of e-Extension services in collaboration with the various agencies, bureaus and organizational units of the DA. This is to integrate and harmonize ICT-based extension delivery system for agriculture and fisheries.

Farmers' Contact Center
Kaagapay ninyo sa usaping pang-agrikultura
call 1 800 10 982 2474
text 0920 946 2474
email: info@e-extension.gov.ph

Cultural Management Practices of Abaca

online course on abaca

Online Course on Abaca Production

Abaca is an export-oriented commodity and is considered the strongest among natural fibers. Its versatility, strength and potential make it significant in the export trade.

With the growing global concern for environmental protection and conservation, biodegradable materials like abaca are preferred. This, coupled with new technologies and demand for new industrial uses of the abaca, further opens its opportunities.

At the end of the course, the e-learner shall have determined appropriate ways of growing healthy and vigorous abaca for quality and greater fiber yield.

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