Applied Research & Development


“As a working 75 hectare farm STC is well-placed to help showcase CHAP funded innovation”

CHAP capabilities on site at STC: The Advanced Greenhouse Facility, The Vertical Farming Development Centre and Field Scale Precision Equipment.

Making Vertical Farming sustainable

Click here to read more about the Innovate UK funded project GelPonics due to further the field of vertical farming using the CHAP Vertical Farming Development Centre!

In deep water!

Click here to learn about an AHDB SCEPTREplus trial investigating the treatment of Phytophthora root rot of Lettuce grown using deep-water hydroponics