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Cultivation and Technical Advisor Vacancy

Job opportunity for a Cultivation and Technical Advisor at HydroGarden. Work within Product Development to advise customers on cultivation, technical and product queries, test equipment and to assist with the introduction of new products from planning through to shelf. Responsible for running the greenhouse and commercial grow room. For further details read: Technical Adviser Advert […]

Manchester’s Home of Honest Coffee turns hydroponic with the help of Refarming and HydroGarden

Creative working space and artisan coffee shop, Home of Honest Coffee, in the city of Salford, has taken one more step towards sustainability following the installation by Refarming Ltd & Co-operative and Mutual Solutions of one of HydroGarden’s V-Farm vertical hydroponic systems in its basement.  The system will be used to grow salad greens and […]

Part of Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

We’re proud to be part of the new Alder Hey Children’s hospital. See a small version of the V-Farm system working with a FishPlant in the children’s play area on BBC news. BBC News – Inside Liverpool’s Alder Hey Children’s Hospital BBC News – A Tour Inside the new Children’s Hospital

Zero food miles!

College goes hydroponic as students grow their own ingredients on-site!   Horticulture and hospitality students at Peterborough Regional College have embarked on a collaborative initiative with Local Roots Limited which will reduce the food miles associated with some of the ingredients used in the College’s own Parcs Restaurant to zero. Led by sustainability experts Dr […]

Check out the new V-Farm video on YouTube!

Our new video is now online giving a demonstration of the trial V-Farm system (Project Urban Grow) built in our warehouse in Coventry. Take a look at the V-Farm video here: The system contains patented HydroGarden technology and is just an example of one way the V-Farm concept can work. There are many other uses […]

New V-Farm brochure download!

You can now view the V-Farm brochure online! Check it out below:    

University of Liverpool educates young people in futuristic farming with V-Farm and FishPlant

As part of an exciting ‘Aquaponics in Schools’ initiative, school children in Liverpool are being educated about the issues behind sustainable global food production and food security, through a series of engagement projects sponsored by Farm Urban, The University of Liverpool and Coventry-based hydroponics specialists HydroGarden. The University and Farm Urban, selected two of HydroGarden’s […]

See V-Farm on ITV’s Love Your Garden

Our VydroFarm system was part of a futuristic garden transformation for the Finney family in Truro family this week, courtesy of ITV’s Love Your Garden with Alan Titchmarsh. Now in its fifth series and currently the most successful prime time TV gardening show with over 3 million viewers, Love Your Garden helps eight deserving families […]

The Future of the Wimbledon Strawberry

*Updated* Wimbledon is arguably the most famous tennis event in the world famed for its white outfits, green grass surfaces, celebrity guests, royalty, the inevitable rain plus the Best of British Strawberries! An estimated 28,000kg  of Strawberries* will be consumed at Wimbledon this year and the locally grown strawberries endure scrutiny at every possible turn. […]

RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show, the most famous flower show in the UK, was held from 19th – 23rd May this year. Our system was featured in the Rocket Science exhibition of the Discovery Zone which is a zone set up by the RHS. Due to the RHS involvement in the project the exhibition can’t […]