Crop Systems Ltd
made in britain

Proudly designed and built in Britain

made in britain

Leaders in crop storage technology

Crop Systems Ltd is the UK’s premiere developer of both box and bulk crop stores thanks to a unique combination of assets:

  • Innovative store design that makes optimum use of the space available.
  • Unique/patented components and systems keep stored crops in optimum condition while minimising energy use and environmental impact.
  • A ‘Total Project Management’ service – we manage your store’s development from start to finish.

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SmartStor™
Store controller

Manage you store from anywhere

SmartStorTM enables owners to monitor and manage their facilities on their mobile device from anywhere.

TaperStor™
Bulk store

Even airflow throughout your store

TaperStorTM uses tapering ducts throughout the store to maintain even airflow throughout the store.

WarmStor™
Conditioning store

Give potatoes the gentle touch

WarmStorTM is an innovative box store than enables potatoes to be warmed gently prior to processing.

PosiStor™
Box store

Effective and economic

PosiStorTM uses positive ventilation to ensure box stores are both effective in storing potatoes and economic to run.

CoolStor™
Refrigeration

Crop Systems Ltd manufactures top quality refrigeration systems that optimise efficiency and minimise costs.

Servicing

Professional servicing

Crop Systems Limited offers professional, fully-accredited support at a reasonable cost to ensure your investment remains totally efficient.

Testimonials

“We chose Crop Systems because we knew they could think outside the box and come up with something innovative”

Andrew Chennells, South Scarle, Lincolnshire
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“Reduced curing time for rot protection from five or six weeks to just a few days”

Ian Wait

“We get significant savings in energy, and with SmartStor we can monitor the stores remotely”

Graeme Skinner, Monkton Court Farms, Kent
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“With SmartStorTM we know exactly what is happening all the time, and we are achieving a significant reduction – around 40% – in efficiency”

Jeremy Shearing, Catfield, Norfolk
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“Fulfilled all the objectives that we set”

Nick Taylor

“The store has performed incredibly well. The adiabatic cooling system pulled the crop temperature and the curing system worked very well”.

Nick Glasspoole, J & C Farms, Gayton, Norfolk
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“Our WarmStorTM allows us to warm and cool crops in the same building and improves conditioning because we have better control over temperatures and airflows”.

Kevin Imrie, Branston Potatoes, Abernethy
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“Despite the TaperStorTM being a complex design, everything fitted together perfectly”.

Zak Stanier, Chelford, Cheshire
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“When the crop was unloaded after being kept for a long period it looked good and consistently achieved high bonuses from Walkers”

Wace

“In 2019 we put some very wet and muddy crops into the store, but the drying programme prepared them for long-term storage perfectly”.

James Renwick, Sussex
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Latest News

THE FUTURE OF UK POTATO STORAGE RESEARCH

Ray Andrews, Managing Director of Crop Systems Limited, wrote the following letter to all major UK farming press outlets on April 24th, regarding the future of Sutton Bridge Research Station, because he felt too few people in the industry were addressing the future of this unique facility: AHDB’s announcement that it is consulting on the … Read more THE FUTURE OF UK POTATO STORAGE RESEARCH

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SMARTSTOR® GETS SMARTER

Crop Systems Limited is adding new features and improved functionality to its SmartStor® controller, which will help users reduce storage costs, while improving their ability to monitor and manage stores remotely via mobile devices. New features include a heating/drying system, a power control feature that avoids store equipment running at peak energy prices, two independent … Read more SMARTSTOR® GETS SMARTER

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SCOTT MORGANS’ NEW ROLE AT CROP SYSTEMS LIMITED

Crop Systems Limited has appointed Scott Morgan as its new General Manager. Scott has great experience in multi-site management in the manufacturing, retail and hospitality industries and will be in charge of day to day operations at the company’s new factory.

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TAKE COMPLETE CONTROL

Potato store operators need to take complete control of their stores to ensure the crop they present to their customers is as close to ‘just harvested’ condition as possible. But achieving that can be harder than it at first seems, says Ray Andrews from Crop Systems Limited, because the potato harvest and crop cooling period … Read more TAKE COMPLETE CONTROL

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