The polypropylene agricultural heat blanket is ideal for growing and protecting plants, trees or vegetables. Thanks to its specifications, the thermal blanket protects against cold, frost and frost, as well as protecting against bacteria, insects or fungi. It is also ideal for maintaining the temperature of the soil and crops, thanks to its breathability, as it allows for irrigation. This optimises crop and soil yields and improves productivity.
Tips for Erhardt Non Wovens agricultural heating blankets?
Before installing the agricultural thermal blanket, it is advisable to carry out a series of preliminary actions so that the operation and placement of the product is ideal:
- Weeding work
- Smooth and fine soil
- Herbicide treatment
- Avoid contact with metallic, rough or rusty surfaces.
- Regular crop and weed control
Uses of Erhardt Non Wovens agricultural heating blankets
Erhardt Non Wovens agricultural plant blankets can be used for different purposes. Depending on the type of crop, the results you want to achieve and the type of soil on which you want to install the heating blanket, it will be used in one way or another. Our PP Spunbond with UV protection can be used as a floating, micro-tunnel or tent. In addition, the blanket can be reused up to 2 or 3 times. If used carefully and cleaned after each growing season, it retains its properties and benefits. In addition, the non-woven fabric for agricultural protection is fully recyclable, making its application a sustainable method of increasing crop yields and crop production.
How to install Erhardt Non Wovens agricultural heating blankets?
Depending on the type of crop, whether it is for a tree, planting a seed or growing a vegetable, its placement will be different. Polypropylene mulch comes in rolls and it is important to lay it in the direction of the wind. The blanket should not be stretched too tightly (to allow space for the crop to grow), nor should it be left too loose, as the wind may blow through and cause problems for the planting. To finish the installation of the agricultural blanket, it is necessary to cover the perimeter of the blanket with soil so that the wind does not lift it.
For which plants should Erhardt Non Wovens agricultural blankets be used?
As previously mentioned, the agricultural mulch is suitable for plants, vegetables, seeds or trees of different sizes. However, its use is not recommended for all species. It is most widely used for fruit trees such as avocado, almond, banana, cherry trees, fruit bushes such as blueberries or raspberries and small trees. As for plants and vegetables, it is used for cantaloupe melons, watermelons, courgettes, spinach, lettuce, strawberries, carrots, cucumbers, cauliflowers, leeks and potatoes.