The cost per square meter of the shade house is 1/10 of the cost of a closed system. The idea of cultivating vegetables under a shade house originally comes from the need to take advantage of agricultural land in arid and semi-arid desert climates (such as Baja California, Almeria and Morocco), areas where phytosanitary conditions […]
Greenhouse Insulation – How To Do It? and Benefits Greenhouse Insulation. Adding a layer of insulation to your greenhouse will help you save on energy and money. Insulation will benefit greenhouses that are located in colder regions where more heat is generated to keep the greenhouse at a certain temperature. Again, the insulation you install […]
Horticultural fleece used on tomatoes will allow you an early harvest. Tomatoes do not have the capacity of withstanding frost unless they are grown in the proper microclimate. There are different frost protection blanket to use in safeguarding young plants during spring and mature ones during the fall. If you plan properly, you can be […]
Reasons to try Horticultural espalier Horticultural espalier started a long time ago. It is an ancient horticultural practice that involves pruning and training of trees or shrubs to grow flat against a support. This usually creates a living sculpture. In the past, espaliering was a horticultural practice use to create outdoor walls in places like […]
HORTOCLIPS tutoring rings together with HORTOMALLAS support netting provide the complete tutoring solution for vegetable crops.
The tutoring rings can be used together with support netting and clips to tutor plants. The importance of having a good tutoring system for vegetable crops based around HORTOMALLAS support netting and HORTOCLIPS tutoring rings is clear: an upright plant separated from soil moisture grows free from the amount of plant pathogens that affect untutored […]
Greenhouse Lightning – One of the Most Important Factors of Growing Green Plants Greenhouse lightning is probably the most important aspect of growing green plants. Plants use light for photosynthesis, development and growth. In nature, green plants acquire their light from the sun. A greenhouse is no different. A greenhouse does have one advantage over […]