Energy

15 June 2020

Is the horticulture industry heading towards a reliance on vertical farming (VF) facilities growing crops in soilless substrates, using systems such as hydroponics, aquaponics and aeroponics.

11 June 2020

Our latest GrowSave blog discusses the impact of Rishi Sunak's first budget.

28 April 2020

Energy saving advice for the protected cropping industry

6 April 2020

To help reduce the risk of limited fuel supplies it makes sense to plan further ahead than you might normally do. Stay ahead of the game and read our blog about how to consider your fuel supply.

2 April 2020

Shockingly Fresh, a Scottish start-up, has plans to develop more than 40 vertical farms in the UK and has recently received planning permission for its first site.

15 June 2020

Welcome to the new home of GrowSave – a knowledge exchange programme with the aim of helping farmers and growers save energy.

4 November 2019

How to run more energy efficient irrigation systems

6 January 2020

Improving existing buildings or designing new builds to the best standards has a lasting and positive impact on animal health and productivity. This manual covers a wide range of aspects to improve buildings for your cattle.

27 June 2019

This case study summarises the benefits of using StoreCheck, an audit service provided by the AHDB and designed to help understand the true cost of running a store.

5 June 2019

John Swain, FEC Energy, looks at the benefits and drawbacks of vertical farming in horticulture

11 September 2019

This guide provides useful facts, figures and tips for growers to better manage their energy use, which could lead to significant financial savings.