Nets for mushroom growing. The combination of strength and limited effect of constriction and elongation
Over the years several systems have been developed for growing , but the most popular is the shelving system. The reason for this is an increase in production demand, elimination of disease outbreaks as well as care for the health and safety of employees.
But using a shelving is not enough. Another equally important area are the growing nets.
The right choice of growing nets can extend the lifetime and will prevent problems like shrinking nets and compost falling from the shelves.
Polyethylene nets are the best solution.
Nets are made of synthetic monofil yarns, it means that no dirt or compost can attach to the yarns. Also, cleaning will be easier and therefor the level of hygiene will be higher.
They are available in standard widths of 1.25, 1.37, 1.42, 1.45, 1.49, 1.58, 1.66 and 1.70 metres.
All over the world, different types of materials are used to produce of growing nets.
The most popular used materials are polypropylene tape, Nylon multi and polyethylene mono.
Only TenCate nets stand out:
Summarizing all the properties, it should be stated that polyethylene growing nets are the best solution for mushroom cultivation.
Cleaning of TenCate Nicolon® growing nets serves many goals like increased hygiene, preventing diseases, increased lifespan,etc.
Here are a few suggestions on how and with what to clean the nets
Here are some tips on how to extend the life of your nets and prevent problems such as tearing: