Cannabis plants found
A search was carried out in the Ballitore area by Kildare District Drug Unit and members of Athy Gardai and Detective Unit.
An elaborate grow-house was discovered in a house during the operation on Friday.
The estimated street value of the plants found during the search was €12,000.
The professional facility had bright lights and heat fans to promote growth of the plants.
Gardai said no arrests were made and investigations are ongoing.