(From left to right) Dr Philip Chew Hong, Director, Technology & Industry Development Dept, AVA and Mr Jack Ng, CEO D.J. Engineering Pte Ltd


 In April 2010, a Research Collaborative Agreement (RCA) was signed between The Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) and D.J. Engineering Pte Ltd, a collaboration aimed to develop a basic vertical farm prototype for intensive leafy vegetable production for the tropics.