Crop Covers

Bed Mulches – blue, black , clear & black/white

Available in 1, 1.3, 1.4, 1.6 and 1.85 metres and various thicknesses (microns) to suit customer requirements. Roll lengths normally 500, 600 or 1000 metres but other lengths can be obtained.

Biotelo (degradable film)

Biotelo is a revolutionary 100% bio degrading much film.  Made from a maize starch it is the environmentally friendly alternative for weed control and reduces labour and landfill costs.  It does not need to be removed or disposed of.  Biotelo maintains its mulching ability for a minimum of two and a half months to a maximum of four months.  Available in one roll size 1.4m x 1500m.

Perforated Polythene Film

Available in widths 8.5m – 12m, roll sizes 250m, 500m and 1000m

Ground Cover

Permatex black either available with a blue stripe or 23cm blue grids. This product is UV stabilisation for five years and greatly reduces soil erosion, it allows any water to permeate through to the soil below. Roll widths are 1m, 1.5m, 2m, 3.3m, 4m and 5m and can be supplied on roll lengths of 50m or 100m.
Ground cover pegs are available in cases of 1000 to ensure that the cover is laid for maximum benefit.

Permatex is also available as a white sheet in 100m rolls for use where extra light is required.


Hortech Solutions recommends Thermagro Fleece (1 to 2 Season).  It is 18g spunbonded which benefits from 10% greater density than the regular 17g material.  It creates an excellent microclimate promoting growth of crops to increase yield and protection from frost keeping the crop temperature above the critical level.  Available in sizes from 1.5m upto 8.5m by 250m long rolls.

Thermagro Plus (reinforced 30g edges).  Two sizes available 10.5m and 12.75m by 250m long rolls.

Fleece pegs and 3 ply polythene gravel bags are available to give the grower the best results from covering crops with this superior quality fleece.

Fruit Cage and Anti Bird Netting

The superior black double stitched mono thread net comes in 20mm mesh in 100m rolls with width options of 2m, 4m, 6m, 8m and 12m,
whereas the standard green anti bird netting comes with 25mm mesh.

Loktex Netting

Incorporates flat tape threads and double lock stitch tear proof technology with button holes top and bottom.  It is the ultimate knitted windproof product, dramatically reducing wind impact speeds to protect crops from wind, water loss, soil erosion, wind bourne diseases and heat loss.

Loktex is used across the world as a reliable, trustworthy shade material.  Available in green or black in widths from 0.91m up to 3.66m.  Roll lengths of 50m or 100m in shade values of 30% up to 85%.

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Plant Support

This is ideal for training peas and other climbing plants.