Mushroom Cultivation for City Farmers: Grow Fresh Food in Small Spaces!
Offered by the Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s Continuing Education & Training Academy, School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology
Do you want to:
- Grow your own delicious and nutritious mushrooms at home?
- Learn a sustainable and space-efficient way to produce food?
- Explore the potential of starting a mushroom farming business?
This 3-day course is for you!
In this comprehensive program, you will:
- Discover the fascinating world of edible mushrooms and their health benefits.
- Master the techniques for cultivating mushrooms, from spore to harvest.
- Learn about different mushroom varieties and their specific growth requirements.
- Explore the use of Internet of Things (IoT) for monitoring and maintaining your mushroom farm.
- Gain valuable insights into pest and disease management for successful harvests.
- Unlock the secrets of running a profitable mushroom farm, including marketing and business strategies.
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Confidently grow your own mushrooms at home or on a small scale.
- Understand the science behind mushroom cultivation and troubleshoot any challenges.
- Develop a business plan for launching your own mushroom farm.
Funding options available:
- SkillsFuture Credit
- Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
- Enhanced training support for SMEs
- Funding for LTVP+ holders
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn a valuable and rewarding skill!