urban farming

Food & Beverage

Growing constraints

SINGAPORE (Sept 16): On the roof of the recently opened Funan Mall is a budding urban farm. After climbing five flights of metal stairs onto the roof, one almost immediately encounters a row of chilli padi, the quintessential Asian spice, and an arch of b


Avarga to acquire 23.08% stake in urban farming startup Archisen for up to $1.5 mil

SINGAPORE (June 29): Avarga, formerly known as UPP Holdings, is acquiring a 23.08% stake in Archisen for a cash consideration of up to $1.5 million in three separate traches.

Singapore turns vacant space into urban farms

SINGAPORE (June 29): Resource-scarce Singapore is turning vacant pockets of land into space for urban farming as the island city strives to ease its reliance on imported food.