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  • 05
    Mar

    New 18ha innovation park for agri-tech sector

    The Business Times by JANICE HENG

    Singapore FOOD and agri-technology is a new growth sector and potential export industry that Singapore is exploring, with a new 18 hectare innovation park in Sungei Kadut, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon said in his ministry's… More

  • 05
    Mar

    Navigating uncertainty via agri-technology

    by ROYSTON SIM

    In the near term, Singapore's economy will have to weather multiple uncertainties - trade tensions between the United States and China, Brexit and various regional elections this year. Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing yesterday also pointed… More

  • 28
    Feb

    Local barramundi farm scales up with S$2m nursery extension

    The Business Times

    Singapore LOCAL barramundi farm Barramundi Asia has scaled up its operations with a new S$2 million extension to its nursery. With this extension, the farm expects to increase its fish production threefold, to almost 1.8 million fish per year. That… More

  • 13
    Feb

    JTC food factory goes on sale with S$18m guide price

    The Business Times by VIVIENNE TAY

    Singapore A JTC detached food factory next to the future Enterprise MRT Station on the Jurong Region Line has been put on sale by private treaty at a guide price of S$18 million. When contacted, exclusive marketing agent Cushman & Wakefield said the… More

  • 31
    Jan

    Local firms set to reap harvests of high-tech farming

    The Straits Times by AW CHENG WEI

    A Singapore firm is using advanced technology to grow vegetables in clean rooms, housed in the country's largest indoor farming facility. Called VertiVegies, the 2ha vertical farm in Lim Chu Kang can produce up to six tonnes of greens a day when it… More

  • 25
    Jan

    The Sauce of Good Cooking

    The Business Times by XIE HUIQUN

    01 Rock Sugar It may not be that well known that Cheng Yew Heng Candy Factory is Singapore's oldest and only sugar manufacturer, and has been making its own rock sugar since 1947. Cane sugar is first melted down to create a supersaturated liquid, which… More

  • 22
    Jan

    Alchemy raises S$2.5m in pre-Series A funding, sets up foodtech lab

    The Business Times by SHARANYA PILLAI

    Singapore LOCAL startup Alchemy Foodtech has raised S$2.5 million in its pre-Series A round, co-led by Heritas Capital Management and SEEDS Capital, the venture arm of Enterprise Singapore. The investment was announced in September last year, but the… More

  • 18
    Jan

    Singaporeans may have beef with greener diet

    The Straits Times by REI KUROHI AND SHABANA BEGUM NAZEER

    Singaporeans eat three to five times more meat and eggs than is environmentally sustainable, according to a new study published yesterday in medical journal The Lancet and local data. But experts here believe it will be hard to adjust local diets to… More

  • 18
    Jan

    From farm to tech to farm

    The Business Times

    IT MAY come as a surprise to you that Singapore, home to one cow (formerly of Coney Island, now deceased), pockets of vegetable patches and one frog farm, is where agritech is becoming serious business. What does agritech entail, why are investors sitting… More

  • 18
    Jan

    NTU scientists turn Durian seeds into natural food stabiliser and probiotics

    The Straits Times by CHERYL TEH

    A team of researchers at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) may have given durian fans another reason to hail the king of fruits. The scientists have found a way to turn durian seeds into a food stabiliser (a binding ingredient used to give… More