Head of Citizen Farm
Topic: Urban Farming in Singapore
Date: 23 August 2018
Time: 10.30-12.00 hrs.
Room: AMBER 1
Mr. Darren Ho is the Head of Citizen Farm, Singapore’s first and only closed-loop urban farm. After completing his studies in Economics and Natural Resource Management (BSc) at the University of Western Australia, Darren gained a wealth of industry exposure through work stints in a variety of farms around the world. Over the course of a decade in agriculture, Darren has been featured in local and international news for his role in leading the sustainability and urban farming cause in Singapore.
As part of the leadership team in Edible Garden City and a champion of the “Grow Local, Eat Local” movement, Darren is inspired to scale up urban farming in Singapore to share the benefits of agriculture with our community. It is his dream to see humanity live in perfect harmony with nature, empowered by technology.