HydroGrow is Jersey’s premier Hydroseeding contractor. Our commitment to quality and our commercial approach has meant that HydroGrow is a trusted name for many companies in Jersey. With extensive knowledge of the industry and practical and environmentally scientific expertise, HydroGrow prides itself on the ability to provide technically focussed hydroseeding solutions to each and every client.
HydroGrow operates a number of dedicated hydroseeding units each designed to cope with even the most demanding site requirements. We can offer cost effective hydroseeding solutions in a variety of challenging environments; those hard to reach areas of site, and where access is restricted.
We are partnered with leading specialists Aqua Lawn.
Managing Director of HydroGrow, Ben Blampied-Smyth, is the most qualified technician of turf science in the Channel Islands. Ben has more than 20 years’ experience in land management. He began his career as a soil technician for the growing industry before becoming the greenskeeper for the Royal Jersey Golf Club prior to founding HydroGrow. As a greenskeeper, he managed the implementation of a £1million irrigation project.
Ben holds an NVQ4 in Golf Course Management and a Foundation Degree in Sports Turf & Soil Science. He is a professionally qualified spray technician and land maintenance machinery operator.
His level of expertise has seen him approached by a number of TV programmes and he has appeared on both ‘The One Show’ and ‘Countryfile’ as an expert on ecology projects. He holds a national award for ecology through ‘The Environmental Awards’, run by the Institute of Turf Science.