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BEYOND COVID-19: BT EXCLUSIVE

Covid-19 ushers in planting season for local farms, but costs, cheaper imports hobble prospects

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ComCrop CEO Peter Barber and founder Allan Lim. Mr Barber said he faced administrative difficulties in setting up his farm.

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THE time is ripe to step up local food production, some local farmers and food security experts say, even as competitive pricing and boosting demand from local consumers are stubborn challenges to overcome.

With the Covid-19 outbreak sounding alarm bells on food security...

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