Prince’s recently concluded it’s first In-House Chainsaw Course for its Project Managers and Supervisors. Everybody graduated with flying colours! Hoping this will be the start of many in-house trainings conducted by our Training Department.
Since the start of Singapore Garden Festival in 2006, Prince’s has always taken part in the gardens display. This year, Prince’s is the implementing partner of South West District – Gardeners’ Cup 2018 and has won Gardeners Choice Award 2018 and Best Educational Garden Award! What better way to appreciate this award than to provide our
Prince’s has prepared another day of Health Screening for our outstationed colleagues, whereby majority of them work at site. We truly appreciate the hard work they put into the progress of the company. So, in one of our monthly safety briefings, we have arranged a free health screening for them too, which includes: measurement of
Prince’s recently tapped on a grant under HPB called SME Health+, whereby our office staff at Prince’s were able to get a free Health Screening which includes: measurement of Fasting Blood Glucose, HbA1C, Full Fasting Lipid Profile, Blood Pressure, Height, Weight, and Body Mass Index, Waist and Hip Ratio, Individual Health Report with recommendations for
Prince’s gives the same importance to colleagues who are leaving the company in the same way it gives importance to the ones who have just taken on-board. While it may be sad for colleagues to leave Prince’s to venture on different paths, we prepare a simple hamper, a card full of our well wishes and
Prince’s recently hosted students from Ngee Ann Polytechnic who are currently in their first year taking up Diploma in Landscape Design. The programme consisted of a brief introduction into the landscape industry, career progression and a Nursery Tour by our Project Managers. This engagement was a good introduction on various opportunities to venture in the
When workplace is too stressful, we find time to breathe just by stepping out of our workstation. Prince’s nursery is filled with pockets of green to stimulate creativity, and bring back the calm to get back to work again. A different kind of workplace, not all are entitled to take delight in.
As part of Prince’s usual monthly office briefing, we have introduced a new programme called Cultural Day, wherein different selected departments shall present the diverse and unique cultures in the home countries of our colleagues. Here is Andy, from Sales & Marketing Department, presenting the exciting expressions by Singaporeans. Have you encountered a person who
What is SOIL? Soil is the natural medium for the growth of plant which is consists weathered mineral materials, organic matter, water and air (FAO. (2017). FAO SOILS PORTALS. Retrieved from http://www.fao.org/soil-portal/about/all-definitions/en/) Different plants have different soil quality requirement. Therefore it is crucial for the cultivator to understand the soil quality requirements of the plants
What is PLANT NUTRITION? Plant nutrition is the study of chemical elements and compound required by plants for their growth, metabolism and external supply. All plants have different nutrient requirements to complete their cycle of life. However, the supply of nutrients by growing media to the plant roots is directly affected by the growing media
The best time to water plants is during early morning before the weather gets hotter when the sun rises. During this time, the usage of water is optimal as the soil can optimally absorb the water as reservoir before the water evaporates due to the heat of the surrounding. It is not advisable to water