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Aurora Z10 Launched

We launched the world’s first commercially-available plasma seed disinfection system today, at Agritech-East! We’re very excited, with the Aurora-Z10 consistently delivering great results in decontaminating seeds. The full press release follows, but contact us for more information!

Meet Us At AgriTech-E

Our CEO will be presenting at “Keeping It Clean”, an event run by AgriTech-E on the 19th January. We’ll hear from speakers from Ozo Innovations, who use technology to disinfect “Food To Go”; from NRI, who will talk about the use of ozone to extend the lfie of fresh fruit; and of course from Zayndu,…
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Plasseed - ranks of Z10 plasma seed machines

Expanding the Field of Plasma Seed Disinfection

We are proud to supply systems to PlasSeed, a research programme led by Loughborough University and Royal Holloway University of London that brings together experts in plasma technology, seed biology, and commercial seed processors. In order to keep pace with the world’s expanding population, global crop yields are required to double by 2050 and this…
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basil seeds disinfection

Cleaning Seeds for CEA

We’re very proud to have been awarded a significant UK grant with our partners, Vertical Futures and NIAB (the UK’s National Institute for Agricultural Botany)! It’s an exciting project – the goal is to eliminate all pathogens going into a vertical farm. Today, the biggest source are the seeds themselves – everything else can be…
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We’re Growing Again…

With a significant expansion in the bio-lab, we realised we didn’t have enough space for all the equipment; and that being upstairs in a building where the elevators are smaller than a bio-safety cabinet wasn’t sensible. We’d carried enough incubators up the stairs, and so it was time to move on! The new office is…
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See Us At London AgriTech

We will be giving a sneak preview of the Aurora-Z10 at the London AgriTech conference tomorrow, October 15th. The team have been busy setting up the system – this is the first time it has been allowed out of the development lab, so we are excited to see what the AgriTech community thinks of it.…
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New Office

We’re excited to have moved into new offices on the Loughborough Science Park! The new office gives room for expansion, with a dedicated lab and workshop. It’s based in the ATIC centre – Advanced Technology Innovation Centre, or ATIC for short – which improves the visitor experience, with a full time reception, cafe and other…
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