GARDENING

New agri-tech facility opens at National Junior College as it marks its golden jubilee

SINGAPORE - The Republic's oldest junior college marked its golden jubilee on Saturday (May 4) by being the first school to link up with a start-up to establish an agriculture-technology facility...

Travelling Farm brings gardening to the masses

The farm, which started its travels in December at Bougainvillea Park, will be doing three-month stints at Raffles Place Park, Dhoby Ghaut Green and Bougainvillea Park in a rotation that ends in...

Bloom or gloom? Orchid farm owner weighs prospects

Growing up around orchids did not mean an instant affinity for the blooms for Woon Leng Nursery owner Teo Woon Cheng, 46.

NParks plans to help nurseries produce new orchid varieties, revitalise ailing industry

The hardy orchid may have taken a beating of late, with exports out of Singapore falling by close to half in the past decade. But the National Parks Board (NParks), which took over the management...