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FAQs Growing using light

If you're growing plants under lights, surely there will be a significant amount of light in the area?

Some of our greenhouses are lit during the winter months. This increases the productivity of our plants, allowing us to grow tomatoes all year round and to extend the harvest window for cucumbers. To recreate the light conditions of a spring day, the lights are used from around 11pm until around 5pm each day (or earlier if it's a particularly sunny day).

To minimise wasted light, the greenhouses are fitted with a system of blinds which help trap the light and warmth inside. We focus the lights down onto the crop and do everything we can to help prevent the light escaping.

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