theDesk & Rooftop Republic

Community Urban Farming Programme

theDesk & Rooftop Republic

Community Urban Farming Programme

Are you interested in growing your own food, but have limited outdoor space or access to sunlight? Are you looking to live a more sustainable and healthy lifestyle? Then don't miss this perfect opportunity to set up your own garden with this first of a kind community urban farming space in the heart of Central Hong Kong brought to you by theDesk & Rooftop Republic!

This programme is a 4-month membership with perks you don't want to miss. Each period encompasses one growing season and provides you with one large planter and all the supplies you need to start your own rooftop garden, read more below. 

 

The membership also comes with one-on-one guidance and knowledge sharing with an experienced farmer and fellow urban farmers every Saturday morning from 10 am - 12 pm. Each session will be dedicated to a different urban farming-related topic to help your garden grow to its full potential. 

Join our kickoff session on Saturday, November 2nd at 10 am - 12 pm! At this session, you will select from a range of seeds and seedlings and learn the basics of urban farming & begin setting up

your garden, be sure to secure your planter in advance! 

Details for Individuals/Families:

  • How much: HKD $1,000/month 

  • Commitment period: 4 months (1 growing season)

  • What is included:  Raised bed (L114cm x W49cm x H76cm), soil, organic fertiliser, tools, and a range of seeds and seedlings to choose from at the start of each growing season. Limited planters and spaces available and are on a first come first served basis. Reserve your planter now!

  • Location: theDesk, 2/F, 50 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong

  • Space access: weekend and weekdays from 9am-6pm

  • When do I need to reserve by: you can acquire a membership at any time, however, you are required to attend the next available Saturday session from 10 am - 12 pm with our skilled farmer for full download of materials and procedures.

  • Saturday sessions: you may bring a +1 (families welcome). 

Details for Corporates:

  • Corporate businesses are welcome to subscribe employee's as a group: minimum 10 memberships per group.

  • All perks and above details apply.

P rogramme perks:

  • 10% discount to all theDesk/Rooftop Republic co-branded events

  • Prime location in the heart of Central, Hong Kong

  • Harvest your very own produce throughout the season to take home or share a delicious meal with your family.

 

More perks coming soon, stay tuned!

Saturday 2-hour session key topics/skills covered:

  • Growing seasons in Hong Kong

  • Understanding Soil

  • Composting & other organic fertilisers

  • Pest & disease control

  • Basic organic farming principles: Crop rotation, companion planting, mulching

  • Basic skills: seeding, transplanting, harvesting, pruning, weeding, fertilising, assessing plant health

Terms & Conditions apply.

Our collaborating partner:​​

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theDesk x Rooftop Republic - Community Urban Farming Programme

Ongoing

Location:

theDesk, 2/F, 50 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong

Membership details:

  • $1,000/month. Minimum 4 month membership (1 growing season). Reserve your planter via PayPal.

  • More information at [email protected] 

  • Corporate groups are welcomed to apply too!

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