A Bit Of PlantSkirt?

We’ve been thinking a great deal about how to grow a legacy in plant-form. The kind of horticulture from which dynasties spring. And it couldn’t be simpler. For those looking to grow one or two very large plants there really is no better option than easy2GO. Take a flat-based tray of almost any size desired and a reservoir, place the …

Kitchen Gardening With Dale Toten and AutoPot

At Ston Easton Hotel, on the doorstep of the idyllic Mendips, resident hotel gardener Dale Toten is cultivating some spectacular fruit and vegetables using AutoPot Watering Systems. Dale’s exacting remit at the hotel is to grow a plentiful and varied supply for the kitchens whilst doing so in a way that is in keeping with the beautifully sculptured grounds.  One …

New Beginnings in Kenya

Imagine you are a seedling in the hands of Kenya-based AutoPot farmer Nam Oneko and prepare to be staggered. Because this year Nam is starting his crops at intervals with the divine intention of reaping a continual, year-round harvest, and in just his second year as a farmer, it’s literally staggering. Now cease imagining yourself as a plant and read …

Farmcity Mauritius – A Closer Look

More riches from Mauritius, the self-evidently ever-verdantly encrusted Indian Ocean isle where Farmcity’s innovators are weaving wonders with AutoPot Watering Systems. This month we soared there at the speed of sound on an all expenses paid Skype call and tour to review their progress.  At Farmcity’s TropicBird greenhouse growing continues apace. Abundant, mild and highly-resistant F1 cucumbers, large and juicy-yet-solid Santa Clara …

Grow Up! Custom trays for vertical cannabis growing

Our commercial department have been hard at work this month finalising designs for a large indoor facility in California, who will be maximising their growing space using AutoPot to irrigate plants on vertical racking. With real estate at a premium, intelligent growers are utilising their vertical space to pull much as profit per square foot as possible. When growing plants …

Polar Permaculture

A vision of horticulture without limits pervades the pioneering work of Polar Permaculture Solutions. Scarcely could they have chosen a less conducive environment in which to grow crops. Arctic desert is the setting for their project to create sustainable fresh food production and self-sufficiency. And, to paraphrase Ol’ Blue Eyes, “if they can make it there…” ‘There’, specifically, is Longyearbyen, …

NPK Live Show Visit AutoPot HQ

It was our immense pleasure to welcome NPK Technology Hydroponics at the AutoPot Research and Development Facility this April. Stephen, Thomas and the team descended the M6 like the force of nature they literally are in order to shoot not only the breeze but a special 30 min episode of the NPK Show for their YouTube channel. Can’t and won’t spill too much …

He’s Swiss’ta Know It All – with Dave Gulliver

If AutoPots were mountains then Switzerland would be full of them. Happily, AutoPots are watering systems and Switzerland is still full of them. With that logic in mind Dave Gulliver set out to lap up the marketplace in “The Land of Milk and Honey”. In recent years the Swiss horticultural marketplace has seen significant growth in its demand for watering …

We Shot A Dan In Reno

Clattering out of the horizon, raising dust across the Sierra Nevada skyline comes this absolute barrel of brilliance! The unbelievable Dan Gulliver, AutoPot Marketing and Business Development Director, has been roving in the U.S. once more. Appropriately enough for our tiny trooper he was bound for “The Biggest Little City In The World”. It’d be perfectly understandable for others to feel a …

Z7 Giveaway!

We are giving away a limited number of free Z⁷ Enzyme Cleaner samples with AutoPot 4Pot Systems. But why do we want you to know about this unique, super-concentrated, 2-part probiotic enzymatic cleanser? Here’s why… Z⁷ cleans tanks, pipes and roots alike to keep the food superhighway flowing fast and free. Nutrients autobahn-storm their way to the squeaky clean roots …