Acorn Containers

Acorn Containers supporting farming

Container Solutions for Agriculture in Southampton

In the bustling agricultural landscape of Southampton, a revolution is underway, transforming the way farming is conducted. At the heart of this transformation is Our Containers Services in Southampton, spearheaded by Acorn Containers, a company that has reimagined the potential of shipping containers to meet the evolving needs of modern farming.


Acorn Containers specialises in converting shipping containers into versatile spaces for a variety of agricultural and horticultural applications. Among these, Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) stands out as a pioneering use of container solutions. By modifying containers into self-contained grow units, Acorn facilitates the year-round production of crops, irrespective of external weather conditions. These units are equipped with state-of-the-art hydroponic systems, LED lighting, and climate control technologies, ensuring optimal growing conditions for a wide range of crops. This not only maximises yield but also aligns with sustainable farming practices by conserving water and minimising pesticide use.

Furthermore, Acorn Containers offers secure storage solutions, customised with shelving, ventilation, and temperature control to cater to the specific needs of farmers and growers in Southampton. These units provide a safe, weather-resistant environment for storing equipment, seeds, fertilisers, and harvested produce, thereby reducing waste and loss. For those managing farming operations, Acorn's mobile offices offer a convenient and efficient workspace, equipped with desks, internet connectivity, and climate control.

Benefits of Container Solutions in Agriculture

The benefits of integrating container solutions into agricultural practices are manifold. Sustainability and eco-friendliness are at the forefront, with container farming significantly reducing water usage and the carbon footprint associated with traditional farming methods. Efficiency and productivity are enhanced, as controlled environment agriculture allows for faster crop production and the ability to grow crops year-round. The versatility and scalability of container solutions provide the flexibility to expand operations quickly, while enhanced biosecurity measures reduce the risk of contamination and loss.

High-Quality Container Solutions in Southampton

Acorn Containers is committed to delivering high-quality, tailored container solutions for the agriculture and horticulture sectors in Southampton. The company's team of experts collaborates closely with clients, offering end-to-end support from design and customisation to delivery and installation. With a focus on innovation, sustainability, and customer satisfaction, Acorn is dedicated to supporting the long-term success and sustainability of farming operations.

Wide Range of Containers for Sale and Hire

For those in Southampton looking to embrace the future of farming, Acorn Containers is your ideal partner. Whether you're interested in high-tech container farms, secure storage solutions, or mobile offices, Acorn Containers has the expertise and comprehensive support to transform your agricultural or horticultural operations. Contact us today at 0330 027 1420 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to explore how our container solutions can revolutionise your farming practices.

Moreover, Acorn offers a wide range of containers for sale and hire, tailored to meet the diverse needs of the agricultural sector in Southampton. Whether you're looking to Purchase 20ft Containers, Hire 20ft Open-Top Containers, or explore options for Buy 40ft Refrigerated Containers, Acorn has you covered. For those requiring larger or more specialised solutions, options such as Purchase Flat Rack Containers and Hire 40ft Open-Top Containers are also available. To get started, simply Get a Container Quote and take the first step towards revolutionising your farming operations in Southampton.