Mushroom Cultivation for City Farmers

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!