THE ABC'S OF
SUPPORTING LOCAL PRODUCE

For the freshest produce, go local.
Supporting local produce is as easy as ABC!

Why support Local Produce?

1

It’s Good For You

Local produce is fresher and more nutritious because it gets to you faster.


2

It’s Singaporean

We’ll be helping to grow Singapore’s independence in providing a continous supply of fresh and nutritious food.

3

It’s Traceable
& Safe

Local produce can be easily traced to their sources. And with the quality assurance schemes by AVA, you can be assured of the best.

4

It’s Great for the Environment

Local food travels a shorter distance to reach you, creating a smaller carbon footprint.


How to buy Local Produce?

It's easy as ABC!

Pay Attention to the Sources of Ingredients

When you’re in the supermarket, keep a look out for the ‘Love Homegrown Produce’ logo. Also, read the product's label to find out its country of origin. Pick the ones made in Singapore!

Buy Local Produce!

For the ultimate in freshness, why not head for the weekend farmers’ market? It’s held on a quarterly and you can purchase a wide variety of fresh produce – straight from the farm!

Check out the Kranji Countryside Association’s Farmers’ Market Facebook page and plan a weekend visit now.

Consume & Savour

Did you know that there are restaurants that offer specially created dishes cooked using locally farmed ingredients? Click here for a list of these places and go local!

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