IUFC 2022

Innovative Urban Farming Competition 2022

The Innovative Urban Farming Competition is an event organised by Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences Association (ATAS) in collaboration with Thought for Food (TFF) Foundation. The agriculture market is facing new challenges with the price hike of imported raw materials predicted to last a while. This has affected all types of businesses in agriculture sector like food for poultry, fertilizers and many more. This will result in an adverse huge chain reaction for all food and beverage business. The competition is to create opportunity to Malaysians to help to reduce the cost of the vegetables and fruits by encouraging the public to plant their own food.

Joining this competition will bring innovations on a bigger platform to all small farming communities in Malaysia. Participants need to submit video presentation of farming and innovations. Video should be no longer than 7 minutes. Participants also need to submit write up about community farming, innovation and/or product in .pdf size 2 pieces of A3 paper and portrait format.

 

Category 1
RM350
Public
Max 3 Registered Name per Team
Free conference attendance at ICTA worth RM2,400
Category 2
RM150
University & College
Max 3 Registered Name per Team (age 18-24)
Free conference attendance at ICTA worth RM2,400

REQUIREMENTS

  • Farm size between 100m2 to maximum 4,000m2.
  • Location shall be in Malaysia, preferably within a municipal council or city council
  • The farm can either be on the ground, above the ground with or without soil.
  • The farm must produce vegetables and/or fruits.

PRIZES

  • CATEGORY 1: Gold, Silver & Bronze, with trophy and certificates

  • CATEGORY 2: Gold, Silver & Bronze, with trophy and certificates*BEST OF THE BEST: To recommend for commercialisation through Thought For Food (TFF)

IMPORTANT DATES

  • REGISTRATION DATE: 1 FEBRUARY 2022
  • SUBMISSION DATE: 1 APRIL 2022
  • PRIZE GIVING DATE: 27 MAY 2022

IUFC Registration Form

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Company Address*
Payment Method
Name of Account: Persatuan Akademi Sains Pertanian Tropika (ATAS)
Reference: IUFC2022
Account Number: 564191582178
Name of Bank: Malayan Banking Berhad
Address of Bank: Maybank, Damansara Utama
IUFC Secretariat
C-3A-10, 4th Floor, Block C, Damansara Intan, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
Tel: +603-71182064 / 66
E-mail: atas.exco@gmail.com
(Contact Person: Mr Azman Ismail)