Hone your green fingers, support your local farmers, or work or volunteer with us! There are many ways to get involved with Edible Garden City.
Edible Garden City is passionate about getting more Singaporeans to grow our own food! From basics gardening skills classes to crash courses on growing, we are excited to help you develop your green thumbs.
If gardening isn't for you, don't fret! Get involved with urban farming in a number of different ways, from supporting local farmers, to fun activities on the farm, to volunteering. We've got just the thing for you!
Browse the various options recommended for you:
LEARN WITH US!
We love meeting like-minded individuals! And as self-declared plant nerds, we love learning from and sharing our knowledge and skills with fellow green geeks.
Our farm in Queenstown is the perfect playground for outdoor exploration and learning, for everyone from young to adults and elderly! We also offer a slate of virtual workshops on occasion, for online learning at the comfort of your own home.
Learn new skills, pick up new hobbies, and make new friends with us, here at EGC!
Some of our best-selling activities include:
The YOUNG NATURE EXPLORER Programme, a three-half-day nature-based immersive activity for children aged 6 to 9 years old.
Our flagship QUEENSTOWN FARM TOUR, a multi-sensory guided experience taking you through the various farming solutions available within our sprawling urban farm.
The COMPLETE EDIBLE GARDEN CITY EXPERIENCE, our best-of-both-worlds offering, with a farm tour and a basics of gardening class, all in one session.
GROW A HEALTHY, PRODUCTIVE EDIBLE GARDEN is our in-depth gardening class that will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to grow edible plants in tropical Singapore.
For Singaporeans and PRs aged 50 and above, we offer five complementary gardening workshops that are NATIONAL SILVER ACADEMY-subsidised and SkillsFuture Credit-claimable:
Grow Your Own Food Series: Beginner Gardener's Guide to Starting a Productive Edible Garden (also conducted in Mandarin or Tamil)
Grow Your Own Food Series: The Farm is the Pharmacy
Grow Your Own Food Series: Grow Microgreens at Home
Grow Your Own Food Series: Beginner's Guide to Vermicomposting
Grow Your Own Food Series: Effective Pest & Disease Management for New Urban Farmers
CITIZEN BOX - LOCAL, FRESH & SUSTAINABLE PRODUCE FOR HOUSEHOLDS
Citizen Box is a weekly vegetable subscription box that is full of healthy, locally, sustainably-grown greens for you and your family.
Each box will contain a variety of vegetables, culinary herbs, microgreens, mushrooms, and even edible flowers from time to time. Upgrade your salads, warm meals, and baked goods with a subscription today!
Visit the CITIZEN BOX page to find out more.
CAREERS & VOLUNTEERING WITH US
If you are interested in joining the EGC family, visit our Join Us page to read about career openings within our social enterprise.
Individual volunteering sessions are currently on hold due to overwhelming demand, until further notice. For corporate volunteering, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire.
Volunteers will assist with tasks like basic garden maintenance (weeding, pruning, watering etc), composting and transplanting. The work is outdoors and may be physically demanding.