Mechanical stress reduces your production yield by many tons per hectare Mechanical stress appears as a physical alteration in the plant or in one of its parts and can affect the plant at any stage of its development. Wind and rain are the main factors causing mechanical stress but there are other factors too such […]
How to use tendrils of the squash plant to work in your favor. The chayote squash plant (sechium edule) is from the cucurbitaceae family on which tutoring and trellising techniques may be applied for crop management and increased yields. But what is tutoring and how does it work? Training plants using a support netting method […]
Effects of climate change on agriculture: trellising net as a preventive method against crop damage.
Heavy rains due to climate change, increase crop failures due to humidity related pathogens. Today is essential to cultivate using trellising net when growing vegetables due to weather change. We are facing possibly irreversible climatic changes that have modified in short term our climate worldwide, changing ecosystems, breaking balance of the environment for the species […]
Cucumber Botrytis: saving vegetables with a trellis netting system Cucurbits have a particular importance for most agricultural economies in warmer climates around the world and cucumber botrytis can cause large scale damages to the individual grower and to the agricultural sector overall if left untreated, as cucurbits are an important portion of today´s horticultural income, […]
Taking advantage of high genetics in seeds using trellis meshes by HORTOMALLAS. Take advantage of the genetic quality of your seeds using HORTOMALLAS, as this trellising net will have a positive and beneficial impact on your crop yields, from the pathogen prevention and plant development point of views this netting allows better yields in fruit […]
Tutoring cucumbers is a way to reduce diseases and provides conditions that reduce the incidence and development of bacteria. It is very important to recognize cucumber diseases as soon as symptoms appear, and know their possible treatments to avoid further propagation, increasing the effects of losses or affections they may provoke. A lot of research […]