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Whether you’re just starting out or you’re already an established business, our experts have curated a selection of controlled environment growing equipment that’s already over 1,500 products. In our store you’ll find everything the commercial grower needs.

Technical Articles

A set of detailed articles on the minutiae of growing in a controlled environment, written by scientists in the field.

THESE ARE IN-DEPTH ARTICLES, BUT PLEASE DON’T LET THAT PUT YOU OFF IF YOU’RE A BEGINNER, DIVE IN.

Latest Technical Articles

Sprouts and microgreens: crop potential and cultivation strategies

Sprouts and microgreens: crop potential and cultivation strategies

Dr David Cutress & Dr William Stiles, Aberystwyth University A key challenge for growers in controlled environment agriculture (CEA) systems is to grow crops that achieve a balance between the cost of energy required to raise a crop, and the amount of value that...

The influence of different light wavelengths on plant growth

The influence of different light wavelengths on plant growth

Dr William Stiles - Aberystwyth University The technology of controlled environment agriculture (CEA) is fast developing and is increasingly recognised as an important component of future food production. A key advancement which has enhanced the potential for this...

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Farm Builder – Easy As 1,2,3

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Select Farm Type

Whether you are growing in a well-established glasshouse, a purpose-built grow room or even taking your good old polytunnel to next level, we’ve got a hand-picked selection of products to put you on the right track.

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Select Farm Size

We’ve separated our product range to include all the kit you’ll need regardless of the size of your operation. With our diverse family of suppliers we have options to suit any budget.

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Select Layout

The only way is up. Well, actually that’s not the case with farm builder. You can choose from single layer racking options if you prefer to farm in 2D – but if you need to make use of vertical space then the dizzy heights of multi-layer racking await!