We are large scale growers of cut flowers

The company is focused on high quality flowers with flexible and
versatile production facilities, using sustainable resources

Supported by a highly experienced team

To discuss your needs contact us on: +44 (0)1775 640218
or email us: james@emcolefarms.com



 

Facilities and Technology

Water
Modern equipment for efficient production All our greenhouses are environmentally computer controlled with a fully hydroponic system in place for the most efficient production of Tulips. Fertigation is metered through dosing units to ensure accurate fertilizer is applied for all production.

We have our own reservoir; this collects all rainwater from the greenhouse roofs. The investment has made sure the company is self-sufficient for water. All greenhouse irrigation water is treated to remove all pests and diseases thus ensuring the purity of our water.

Heating
A Wood pellet biomass heating system is installed to provide a renewable heat source for our hydroponic tulip growing.

Electric
A 50,000 kWh solar panel installation provides solar electric power.
Our focus on renewable energy makes sure we are up to date and investing in green energy for the future with less impact on the environment.

Cold storage
Modern equipment for efficient production Modern cold stores units are used to guarantee the freshness and quality of our flowers.

These are also used for rooting of the tulips and lily crops

Glasshouses
All our greenhouses are all modern and environmentally computer controlled, this ensures the crops have the optimum growing environment. Thermal screens are installed to reduce our heating fuel usage by 25%. Currently our area is 27000 sqm with scope to expand.

Packhouse and Grading
The company has invested in semi-automatic grading lines for tulips to ensure we can handle the crop in an efficient manner.

The Packhouse has up to date facilities to ensure we can deliver fresh cool chained flowers to the customer.

The company has regularly invested in technology improvements to ensure we can always deliver the best products in prime condition. These investments will ensure the company is there for the future.

 

Codes of Practice

Our company belongs to many codes of practice which include, British Ornamental and Plant Producers Packhouse, Global Gap, Sedex (ethical trading), Assured Produce, Red Tractor, Leaf

These are audited by independent bodies every 12 to 18 months to ensure we are compliant. We also work very closely with NFU Risk Management Services and SHTG

An aerial view of E M Cole Farms site
Another aerial view of E M Cole Farms site
Modern machinery and we also have our own reservoir

E M Cole Farms Ltd
Small Drove Lane, West Pinchbeck
Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE11 3NL
Registered in England No: 479440
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James Cole 07767 818591 james@emcolefarms.com
E M Cole Farms Ltd