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 […]
Cukes are natural climbers that grow healthier on a vertical trellis system The reason one should use a cucumber trellis when growing cucumbers, is because cukes, like most cucurbits, use tendrils to climb upright towards the light source and by doing so they extend their branches vertically allowing better air circulation. When you are able to increase air flow, you reduce […]
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 climate 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 […]