Each plant has its own individual requirement of sunlight and shade under which it flourishes at its best. To create optimum climate conditions selections of the correct percentage of shade net factor plays an important role to enhance plants productivity to its optimum. Agricultural shade nets are available in different colors and combinations. We use a 20% / 40% 60% / 70% agricultural shade net.
We use CCA treated 75/100-100/125 SABS approved poles – 3.6m high, 6mx6m construction as a standard size. Poles have been treated with a preservation containing copper, chromium and arsenic, making the poles last longer. Galvanized 90mm x 2mm / 60mm x 2mm poles optional to client’s requirement.
Helps with the cultivation of vegetables, flower plants. Follage plants, medical/aromatic plants and herbs. Helps to enhance natural weather disturbances such as wind, rain, hail, frost, birds and insects. Helps creating favorable micro environment for production.
SHADE NET SUITABLE
6-10% Shade White Vineyards and fruits
12-40% Shade White Vegetable crops such as tomatoes, peppers and cucumbers
18-50% Shade White Fruit crops such as melons and granadillas
25-40% Shade White & Grey Mixed vegetables
30% Shade Black Strawberries, gooseberries, carnations and roses
40% Shade Black & Green Lettuce, cauliflower, cabbage, certain orchid varieties
50% Shade Green Pot plants, orchids and irises
70% Shade Black Ferns, palms, violets and house plants
80-85% Shade Black Shade of livestock