CALLING ALL FOODIES! Ever wanted a hand in making the creamiest and tastiest ice cream from fresh cow milk? Did you know that frog meat has more protein than chicken meat?
The Singapore Young Farmers are back with more fun activities this March and April. After our adventures to the pottery jungle, organic vegetable farm and kelong, we are heading to two interesting farms for more fun at the countryside. Read on for more details!
Chapter 2.1: Milky Moo Affair
Photo credits to the Dairy Folks
Situated in a quiet corner of Lim Chu Kang, Dairy Folks is one of the few remaining cow farms in Singapore. When it started in 1936, there were only six cows. Now, the farm boasts a hundred cows. You not only get to learn about the milking process, but you also get to be the few lucky ones to make creamy ice cream from freshly produced milk!
Farm: The Dairy Folks
Date: Sunday, 27th March 2016
Location: 5 Lim Chu Kang Lane 8A (S) 719608
9.30 am Welcome & introduction to Singapore Young Farmers
10 am Educational tour of Dairy Folks
10.30 am Ice cream making demonstration
11 am Hands-on session
12 noon Conclusion
Chapter 2.2: Froggy Ribbit Affair
Photo Credits to Jurong Frog Farm
Do you know that frogs are really just bred on fresh water and staple fish meat pellets? Explore Jurong Frog Farm with Chelsea a.k.a “The Frogologist” who will be sharing her farming insights on frog breeding. Get a sneak peak of the daily operations of the farm and indulge in yummy frog meat!
Farm: Jurong Frog Farm
Date: Sunday, 24th April 2016
Location: 56 Lim Chu Kang Lane 6, Singapore 719164
9.30 am Welcome & Introduction to Singapore Young Farmers
10 am Educational tour of Jurong Frog Farm & Froggy live demonstration
11 am Hands-on cooking session
12 noon Conclusion
The SYF Next Chapter activities will be limited to 20 pax per tour on a first come first serve basis with a nominal charge of $30 for both tours. Proceeds will go towards future SYF programs. So what are you waiting for?