• Far­mart Cen­tre

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67 Sungei Ten­gah Road, tel: 6767-0070. Farm tours, tel: 9450-0752, 6763-1966. www.far­mart.com.sg Far­mart Cen­tre is a one-stop desti­na­tion where kids can learn about farm­ing life. Its main at­trac­tion is the An­i­mal Farm Cor­ner – a sort of mini­zoo where kids can in­ter­act with and feed the res­i­dent goats, bull­frogs, tor­toises, rab­bits, birds, ham­sters and more. You can buy veg­eta­bles, fish food and bird feed from the keep­ers.

You can also book a farm tour led by Un­cle Wil­liam, a farm­ing vet­eran. He leads ba­sic one-to-two-hour tours around Far­mart Cen­tre, as well as full-day tours to lo­cal goat, veg­etable, croc­o­dile and frog farms. Far­mart Cen­tre also has a re­tail space where you can buy or­ganic eggs and veg­eta­bles, or live seafood and ex­otic meats, like quail and croc­o­dile meat. OPEN­ING HOURS The An­i­mal Farm Cor­ner is open Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm; Sat, Sun and pub­lic hol­i­days, 9am-6.30pm; school hol­i­days, 9am-4pm. Un­cle Wil­liam’s farm tours can be booked for Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm. Tour book­ings must be done two weeks in ad­vance, with a min­i­mum of 30 par­tic­i­pants needed for them to take place. AD­MIS­SION Free ad­mis­sion to Far­mart Cen­tre and the An­i­mal Farm Cor­ner. Un­cle Wil­liam’s farm tours are from $6 to $60, ac­cord­ing to three itin­er­ar­ies: Ba­sic Far­mart Tour, Farm­trail A (goat, veg­etable and fish farms) and Farm­trail B (croc­o­dile, veg­etable and fish/frog farm).

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