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Find the best price of ground cover here. Anti-weed professional economic and effective method

The ground cover cloth at the lowest market price that interrupts the growth of weeds without impeding soil transpiration.   By blocking the light the ground cover cloth in fact prevents the growth of herbs that can get to subtract nutrients and water to the crop. This is because the weeds in the dark do not proliferate. The non-woven fabric is 99% impervious to sunlight, but allows air and water to penetrate. By preventing weeds from growing below the mesh, plants grow more vigorous and save on fertilizer use and above all on irrigation. Also the ground cover cloth is placed above the terrain on slopes to avoid the water erosion and to protect the soil from the deprivation of its nutrients.

Ground cover cloth: a real barrier against weeds in garden and orchard, at the lowest cost

  In addition to blocking the growth of weeds, the fabric of the ground cover cloth contributes to maintaining constant temperature and humidity. The ground cover cloth has a very closed but not completely waterproof fabric. The mesh does not wither and protects crops without damaging the environment. On the contrary, the chemicals normally used for weeding are harmful to plants and to the health of consumers.  

Ground cover cloth, quality assurance and better performance at the best price

  By guaranteeing the quality and cleanliness of the crops, the ground cover reduces the maintenance and manpower required to manually weed out. It does not deform or break because it is made of high quality materials for maximum strength and durability. Stabilized against UV rays. Made from polypropylene monofilaments, it is resistant even under extreme weather conditions, – heavy rains, ice and hailstorms.  

Easy and fast placement of the ground cover

  Before unrolling and extending the mesh on the ground, it is advisable to clean the ground. It is possible to proceed mechanically or using natural anti-weed products such as pelargonic acid or malic acid or both at the same time. Then the ground cover, the woven nonwoven mesh is placed, so that ordinary operations can be carried out, among which the fertilizer is applied. To complete the installation it is recommended to fix the ground cover cloth to the floor so that it does not come dragged by the wind.  

Advantages of ground cover application

  • It improves production as it increases the concentration of nutrients in the soil and retains the adequate amount of water
  • It defends the terrain of weeds, avoiding their germination and contrasting their development
  • Protects crop from adverse weather conditions
  • Maintains constant values ​​of temperature and humidity, avoiding excessive evaporation and thus allowing a saving in the amount of irrigation
  • Prevents ground erosion
  • Improves the physical and chemical characteristics of the soil

Hortomallas SA de CV

HORTOMALLAS manufactures and markets crop support nettings (trellising and tutoring as alternatives to the raffia twine labor intensive traditional system) that increase crop quality. Our Mission is to: INCREASE VEGETABLE CROP YIELD AND PROFITABILITY TO ALL THOSE VEGETABLES THAT NEED TUTORING AND SUPPORT USING NETTING INSTEAD OF RAFFIA. Since 1994 we help professional growers and farmers improve their cucumber, tomatoes, melon, zucchini, bean, chile, peppers crops where trellises and supports are needed. HORTOMALLAS is the ideal system for cucurbitacea and solonacea to improve their phytosanitary conditions, while increasing the solar exposure and the brix degrees. Besides the obvious labor costs savings, the use of HORTOMALLAS increases the life span of the plant, allowing longer periods of harvests and of a greater quality. Call us, our crop specialists will help you with specialized attention in the Americas and the Iberian Peninsula!

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