Tutoring your flower growing allows for straight and evenly spaced cutting Using HORTOMALLAS horticultural netting in flower growing is an essential factor for the success of any horticulturist. It is preferable to elevate the flowerbed 15 to 20 cm off the ground, with a width of 1.05m and spaced 0.45m apart, on top of which […]
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, […]
Mechanical stress affects crops due to wind action Wind damages may be prevented if we tutor crops like cucurbits and solanaceous giving the proper trellis support to plants decreasing mechanical stress. But what is wind? Wind is an air stream produced in the atmosphere by natural causes” which can be catastrophic as hurricanes, gales, cyclones […]
How to use trellis netting for your vegetable and sweet peas growing. A nylon knitted net with rhomboidal patterns is sometimes used as trellis netting for vegetable sweet peas and long bean tutoring in Taiwan for annual crops, also an extruded polypropylene white net is used very successfully. This vegetable net is tied to metallic […]
Tutoring eggplants inside greenhouses using vegetable plant support net. In this article we will be analyzing the various advantages of using trellis netting when growing eggplants inside greenhouses or other type of protected cultivation area. With an adequate pruning the greenhouse grown eggplant can regrow and be harvested a second year as well, but the […]