"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

Auspicious, Vandaceous: Growing Vanda and Vandaceous Orchids

online course on growing vandas

Online Course on Growing Vanda and Vandaceous Orchids

You will be allured with the beauty and radiance of the Vandaceous orchids as you explore the business prospects of it. This course would include business opportunities and simple measure of profitability, the general characteristics and types of Vandaceous orchids, cultural management, propagation methods, pest and disease management, harvesting and postharvest handling technology.

In case you want to specialize on orchid propagation such as embryo and tissue culture, there are private and government instutions that are willing to conduct a more intensive training for you.

This is a free on-line course intended for agricultural extension workers, farmers, rural women, youths, retirees, orchid hobbyists who are interested to grow Vanda in their backyard or in commercial scale. You will be awarded a certificate after completing all the requirements of this course.


The online Vanda Production is developed and maintained by ATI-RTC4a.

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