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Saving energy without technology17-11-2017
Technology is not the only way to save energy. Savings can also be made by making better use of the properties of the plant.
More knowledge = better result01-11-2017
ReduSystems coatings produce the best result when you use the right product for the plant. The ReduWizard makes it easier to choose the one that’s right for you. In some cases, the Horticultural Product Specialist can also help.
Save time and energy with water-based PipePaint01-11-2017
The paint on heating pipes in greenhouses is constantly exposed to humidity, residues and mechanical loads. As a result of this wear and tear, the pipes become less reflective and heat transfer suffers. The best time to maintain your pipes is in the period between crops. An advantage of a water-based...
Every percent more light in winter is pure profit01-11-2017
Light is the limiting factor in production in winter. Every step taken to improve light ingress is therefore welcome.
Vegetable and ornamental crops can produce much more than they do at present if the climate conditions are always ideal.
Daily light integral should be guide for optimal production of ornamentals29-08-2017
An increasing number of ornamental crop growers regularly measure the amount of light in the greenhouse. But just as important as the light level at any given time is the total light sum or daily light integral (DLI) received by the crop.
Removing coatings: how to get your greenhouse spotlessly clean29-08-2017
This summer, some growers have started removing their greenhouse roof coatings earlier than usual because of the mediocre summer weather. ReduClean is the perfect product for the job. When it comes to removing ReduFuse (IR), there is a special version of ReduClean available: ReduClean for ReduFuse. Dennis...
Crop uses autumn light less efficiently28-08-2017
Tomato plants utilise available light in the autumn less efficiently for production than in the spring. Why is this and can it be changed?
Practical tests confirm higher production under AntiReflect27-07-2017
The first growers to use the new AntiReflect coating are seeing higher production as more light is entering their greenhouses. AntiReflect is being launched commercially this year.
Daily light integral should be guide for optimal vegetable production17-07-2017
Radiation is an important factor for good climate control. In addition, the daily light integral is important for the crop.
The colour of light is important05-07-2017
The colour of light affects the efficiency of photosynthesis but also growth and development. It is becoming more and more possible to work with these facts.
Preventing light loss and disease in plastic greenhouses23-06-2017
Condensation on the greenhouse roof is the result of air dehumidification. In plastic greenhouses steps need to be taken to prevent the condensation from causing problems.
AntiCondens for glass allows significantly more light into the greenhouse22-06-2017
Tomato grower Paul van Paassen is the first in the Netherlands to use the coating AntiCondens for glass. “It clearly leads to more light inside.” he says.
Bumblebees benefit from coating on the roof22-06-2017
Bumblebees don't like extreme temperatures. Therefore, if the roof is coated they often function better and that improves their effectiveness.
Adjust the watering under a coating12-06-2017
A coating on the roof has consequences for the water management. Jos Beerens of Grodan explains what the grower needs to bear in mind.