INDUSTRY EVENTS

e-SG Farmers’ Market Briefing cum Workshop

e-SG Farmers’ Market Briefing cum Workshop

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From January 2020 onwards, SAFEF will be bringing SG Farmers’ Market to consumers 24/7 from whichever location in Singapore via RedMart! 24 interested participants from 18 farms attended an e-SG Farmers’ Market Briefing cum Workshop organised by SAFEF and RedMart to find out more about how they can use this online platform to sell their fresh produce to consumers all year round, and many have expressed keen interest in coming onboard e-SG Farmers’ Market with an exciting range of product listings!

Workshop on Work Injury Compensation & Group Hospital and Surgical Insurance

Workshop on Work Injury Compensation & Group Hospital and Surgical Insurance

Description:

16 participants from 12 farms attended a Work Injury Compensation (WIC) & Group Hospital and Surgical (H&S) Insurance Workshop organised by SAFEF. Through the workshop, participants found out more about WIC and what it covers, why H&S Insurance is recommended as complementary cover for staff, how a basic Group H&S works, possible optional add-on coverage and example of estimated premiums for basic H&S.

Workshop on Workplace Safety and Health Act & bizSAFE

Workshop on Workplace Safety and Health Act & bizSAFE

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19 participants from 14 farms attended a Workshop on Workplace Safety and Health Act & bizSAFE organised by SAFEF. The workshop gave participants a better insight into the Workplace Safety and Health Act, legal requirements, penalties for offences, costs of accidents, responsibilities of employers & employees, risk management regulations, bizSAFE, general safety and farm safety.

Townhall & Dialogue with SMS Dr Amy Khor & SMS Dr Koh Poh Koon

Townhall & Dialogue with SMS Dr Amy Khor & SMS Dr Koh Poh Koon

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Close to 80 farmers and industry associates attended the Townhall & Closed-Door Dialogue with MEWR’s SMS Dr Amy Khor and MTI’s SMS Dr Koh Poh Koon. Co-organised by SFA and SAFEF to create an opportunity for farmers to raise questions on matters concerning the industry, the Dialogue was facilitated by SAFEF Chairman Mr George Huang, who steered the session through many issues that weigh heavily on the minds of the farming industry.

SAFEF’s 2nd Anniversary Dinner

SAFEF’s 2nd Anniversary Dinner

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140 participants from 34 organisations turned up for SAFEF’s 2nd Anniversary Dinner to celebrate our 2nd year of achievements. Special guests included SAFEF Patron MTI’s SMS Dr Koh Poh Koon, our Governing Council, as well as friends from SFA. The scrumptious dinner was specially prepared using ingredients generously sponsored by our very own farmers, and everyone received a pair of red eggs – which represent life and good fortune – as a parting gift sponsored by N&N Agriculture.

1st Annual Ordinary Subscribers’ Meeting

1st Annual Ordinary Subscribers’ Meeting

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19 Ordinary Subscribers attended our 1st Annual Ordinary Subscribers’ Meeting on 22 October 2019. Subscribers were updated on SAFEF’s past year’s activities which included a series of industry gatherings, informative workshops, fruitful engagements with various agencies on the regulatory requirements for farms, and our very own SG Farmers’ Market events to promote local produce to consumers.