Productivity Enhancement (Standard)

The PES scheme supports farming systems that would help productive farms achieve quantum leap in productivity through capability upgrading, increased production capacity and land intensification.

Application Period: 1 May 2018 to 31 Dec 2020


Areas – Hen egg, leafy vegetables, food fish, quail egg, beansprout

Co-fund 70% of the qualifying costs, capped at $2,000,000 per farm per project, whichever is lower.

Areas – Mushroom, cattle, goat, frog, others (excluding pet farm, orchid and ornamental plant farms)

Co-fund 30% of the qualifying costs, capped at $300,000 per farm per project, whichever is lower.

Qualifying Cost

i. Equipment

• Equipment purchase price
• Cost, Insurance & Freight (CIF), delivery, handling, installation and commissioning charges pertaining to the equipment.

ii. Professional Services

• Consultancy
• Sub-contracting costs
• Design and development costs

iii. Others

• Training Costs
• Computer hardware and software pertaining to project.

Note: Provision of (ii) should be by a third-party company. Funding for categories (ii) and (iii) should not exceed 20% of the total approved quantum.

Qualifying cost is exclusive of GST.


• Applicant must be a farm licensee of a Singapore based farm with valid licence issued by SFA.

• Applicant’s farm shall be free of unauthorised or illegal activities for the past 1 year from time of application.

• Applicant should have completed any on-going approved Productivity Enhancement Standard/ Test-bedding (PES/PET) projects before any fresh application for PES/PET will be considered i.e. all claims have been fully submitted and reimbursed. All completed projects should have gone through Post-Implementation Review.

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