COMMUNITY EVENTS

SG Farmers’ Market @ Bishan Community Club

SG Farmers’ Market @ Bishan Community Club

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SG Farmers’ Market went to Bishan for the first time on 28 & 29 September 2019! Organised by SAFEF in partnership with co-organisers Central Singapore Community Development Council and Bishan East-Thomson Grassroots Organisations, the event was supported by Singapore Food Agency and graced by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources. Featuring 20 Singapore farms, visitors had a great time participating in the programmes and learning more about eggs, growing their own wheatgrass, picking up new recipes and shopping for the freshest locally harvested seafood, eggs, vegetables, mushrooms and more. Some even went home with free gifts and very attractive lucky draw prizes!

SG Farmers’ Market @ Hillion Mall

SG Farmers’ Market @ Hillion Mall

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Back by popular demand, SG Farmers’ Market returned to Hillion Mall for the second year running. Organised by SAFEF and supported by Singapore Food Agency and venue partner Hillion Mall, the event was graced by Dr Teo Ho Pin, Mayor of North West District & MP for Bukit Panjang Constituency. Featuring close to 30 Singapore farms, visitors could choose from a wide selection of fresh farm produce, processed food which incorporated local produce such as Finland Spinach Ice Cream and Aloe Vera Desserts, and even cooked food such as Frog Meat and Shrimps. Visitors were also treated to lots of fun activities including cooking demonstrations, free gifts and lucky draws!

SG Farmers’ Market @ Cairnhill Community Club

SG Farmers’ Market @ Cairnhill Community Club

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Our first indoor Chinese New Year edition of the SG Farmers’ Market was co-organised with AVA and Cairnhill Community Club. Featuring 18 Singapore farms, the event was graced by Mr Melvin Yong, Grassroots Advisor & MP for Tanjong Pagar GRC, and drew 2,000 visitors who came to buy fresh farm produce, find out the fun facts about eggs at N&N-Egg Story’s “Let’s Talk About EGGS!”, learn how to grow vegetables at Kok Fah’s “My Mini Farm Workshop!”, and pick up special CNY recipes at the cooking demonstrations.

Farmers’ Market @ Car-Free Weekend

Farmers’ Market @ Car-Free Weekend

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For the launch of Car-Free Weekend, SAFEF co-organised a Farmers’ Market with AVA at the Esplanade Park to promote the concept of ‘clean and fresh’ via our local produce.

Visitors had their pick of crisp, leafy greens and deliciously buttery mushrooms, while our local farm-fresh eggs and seafood were also popular.

With a great line-up of fun activities for the family to enjoy, the event was a treat for those who turned up to support us.

SG Farmers’ Market @ myVillage Serangoon Gardens

SG Farmers’ Market @ myVillage Serangoon Gardens

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Back at myVillage for the second year, this event was graced by Ms Sun Xueling, Senior Parliamentary Secretary of Ministry of National Development (MND), and featured more than 20 of Singapore’s farmers and their produce. This time round, we also took the opportunity to promote agriculture-related courses offered by Republic Polytechnic and Temasek Polytechnic. Visitors were not only treated to cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs but lots of fun family activities, too!

Farmers’ Market @ Yio Chu Kang Community Day 2018

Farmers’ Market @ Yio Chu Kang Community Day 2018

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Organised together with the Yio Chu Kang Citizens’ Consultative Committee, this event was hosted to celebrate the district’s Community Day. Graced by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Dr Koh Poh Koon, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry, 15 farms showcased their produce and the first 200 visitors who made purchases from any 2 stalls were rewarded with a free lunch box, courtesy of AVA.