Upcoming Events

April 27: Hari Organik Sec19

Current Projects

1. Organic Farming (OFP)

2. Sust Dev Initiatives (SUDI)

3. Selangor State EE (SSEE)

New Publication
Organic Farming

Venue : CETDEM Oraganic Farming Community Centre, 29, Jalan 19/15, 47300,Petaling Jaya
Duration : 2 days
Costs : RM 580 for Member; RM 650 for non-Member
(inclusive of resource materials, organic meals & refreshment )
Target Groups : Converted as well as potential farmers, extension workers from government agencies or NGOs, organic food operators and other interested individuals
Group Size : 10 – 20 participants

Click here to download the Course registration form

CETDEM will be organising weeked short courses on Organic Farming. The topics include

1 General Principles
1.1 Introduction of Organic Farming
1.2 Principal Aims of Organic Farming
1.3 Good Organic Agricultural Practices
1.4 Constraints & Challenges

2 Soil & Water Conservation 2.1 Composting

3 Crop Management

4 Practical Aspect

5 Farm Visit

Click here to download the Short Course list of Organic Farming topics being offered

Potluck Lunch: Sun, 5 Dec 2010

The gathering at the OFCC is our yearly potluckget-together scheduled on 5th December 2010 (Sunday), from 12noon till 3pm. We encourage participants to bring preferably organic, cook food or food without any additives, MSG. Besides sharing of healthy, good food, we wish to endorse sharing and exchanging of ideas on organic farming, gardening, food and practices among members. Also, we are pleased to have Ms. Lily Hor, a clinical hypnotherapist, to give some tips on how to relax and “detox” mentally.

For this coming potluck gathering, kindly confirm your participation and food that you wish to bring along by Thu, 30 Nov. Please bring your own eating utensils (food containers, spoons, forks, plates, cups) and please, no disposable items.

Chenderiang Observation Trip: Sat & Sun, 11 & 12 Dec. 2010

Venue : Green Wish Vegi Garden (Chenderiang, Perak)
Date : 11 & 12 December 2010 (overnight stay)
Time : Arrival at Gopeng toll gate- 8:30am, 11 Dec
Departure to KL- 3pm, 12 Dec
Transport : Own transport/Carpooling is encouraged
Price : Members – Adult RM120, children RM92
Non-members – Adult RM140, children RM100
(inclusive of lunch, afternoon tea/coffee, dinner for 11 Dec & breakfast on 12 Dec
– total 4 meals, all food served is vegetarian)

Program : 3 Farm tours, farming experience, picnic lunch at Kinjang Waterfall,
visit to Orang Asli village, fertilizer/compost demo
(Details are in the registration form attached)

Please submit in your registration form together with the payment before Fri, 3 Dec.

Click on to download Chenderiang Trip Form

CETDEM’s 25th Anniversary Fund Raising Slow Food Organic Dinner was successfully held on Saturday 16th Oct at Parkroyal KL. I think the whole team (Organising Committee, staff & volunteers) managed to join forces and pull off a really wonderful event.Yes, there were few hiccups with the timing of the serving, but the overall programme went on well. Miss Tan managed a highly organised team, Noor Mohd did a splendid job with protocol and Bryan McIntyre was a fabulous MC with Charles Tan controlling the projection.

We take this opportunity to thank the following individuals and organisations for your support / donation in cash / kind / effort that made the Dinner the success that it was:

Supported by: EcoGreen Farm S/B, Matahari S/B, Mohana Rosie Gill (Ms), Woods Macrobitics

Donation in cash: Annie & Co, Bandar Utama City Centre S/B, Eco Oils S/B, Ecotone Environmental Management S/B, General Environmental Solutions S/B, John Lee (Mr), Lee Foundation States of Malaya, Mohd Kamar (En), Multimarga S/B, Tan Siok Choo (Ms), YB Chua Tee Yong (tbc)

Donation in kind: Bandar Utama City Centre S/B, Bio Coco Marketing, Cameron Organic Produce S/B, Cottage Farm, Crimpers S/B, DiGi Telecommunications S/B, Eco-Oasis
Elegant Green Trading, Everprosper Food Industries S/B, Falun Dafa, GK Organic Farm
Go Green Organic S/B, Grand Range Biotechnologies S/B, Green Wish Vegi Garden, Hatiku Agrikultur, Health Paradise S/B, Homebrewed-ML Food Enterprise, Hotel Armada PJ, LBO Supply, Legenda Madu S/B , Lion (Japan), Loh’s Organic Veg. Garden, Miboshi Enterprise, Moraku Organic Foods Pvt Ltd, Nature Organic Solutions, Omega 3 Training Centre S/B, Perunding Trafik Klasik S/B, QS Creative , Radiant Code S/B, SaveMart, Shell Cyberjaya, SKL D.I.Y. S/B, Soo Cheng (Ms), Southern Lion Sdn Bhd, Tai Seng Air-cond S/B, Tan Poh Lai (Mr), The Organic Way, Three Q Enterprise, Titi Eco Farm Resort Sdn Bhd, Vision Eco Farm, Well Again Diagnostic Center

Read more: Introduction to Slow Food by Ms Tan Siew Luang

Once again, thank you to everyone. We apologise if we have inadvertently missed out names along the way.

Now, let’s move onward and proceed to fill the RM1,000,000 fund to operate the Think Tank on Sustainable Development.

Related Link: CETDEM Press Conference for 25th Anniversary Fund Raising Slow Food Organic Dinner

Related Link: THE STAR, 1 AUG 2010 (LIFESTYLE)

Related Link: CETDEM’s 25th Anniversary Fund Raising Slow Food Dinner

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