Mulch Film is a Polymeric film used for agricultural process.
Mulch Film is generally used to hold the water and manure at one place to avoid spillage.
This increases the productivity and decreases the cost of production as less water and manure will be required.
Mulch Film also keeps the field look neat and tidy.
It has become very useful to the farmers as it has several usages.
Mulch Film prevent damage of crops from weeds as it prevents them from growing.
It moderates soil temperature best suited for crop growth.
Mulch Films prevents the growth of soil-borne diseases and prevents soil erosion.
Mulch Film helps to retain the moisture of the soil.
It has become a very popular trend among the farmers to use Mulch Films while farming.
The leaching of fertilizers and soil compaction is reduced by using these.
It is mainly used for the agricultural production of chilies, potatoes, capsicum, tomato, watermelon, brinjal, mango plantation and banana cultivation.
The Mulch Films are long lasting and is insects and pests resistant.
Mulch Film for Watermelon: Watermelon is very healthy for our body. It provides hydration to our body like no other fruit. The process of cultivation of watermelon needs to be taken care of from the beginning. Watermelon generally take up to one year to grow fully. It requires moist soil and soil pH 6-6.8. Here the benefits of a mulch film come in while cultivating watermelon. Mulch Films prevents Weed to grow and keeps the soil moist and prevents moisture loss by evaporation. It also keeps the fertilizers art one place and thus reduces the cost of production.
Mulch Film for Chilli: Chilli requires 20C-25C degree to grow and temperature above 35C can affect growth. It requires moderately moist soil to grow. A neural soil pH of range 6.5-7.5 is ideal for cultivation. Mulch Film is often used by farmers during chilli cultivation. It retains moisture of the soil. It prevents weed to grow and restricts soil erosion. It provides the right temperature for growth.
Mulch Film for Strawberry: Strawberry Cultivation has become a very profitable agribusiness. But the quality of strawberry must be good. The quality of the strawberry is ensured during the early stages of cultivation. Strawberries require humus-rich soil to grow. The soil must be acidic in nature with pH level 5 - 6.5. The roots must be kept moist a ensure steady growth. Mulch Film has become a popular trend for farmers while cultivating strawberries. Mulch Film helps to retain moisture in the soil and also prevents weed. It protects the root from direct sunlight from the sun. It keeps the soil organic by keeping all the manure at one place.
Mulch Film for Banana: Banana requires a temperature of 15-35 deg C to grow. It also requires relative 75%-85% humidity with a sea elevation of 2000m. Deep, rich loamy soil with pH between 6.5-7.5 is most suitable. The soil should not be too acidic nor too alkaline. Mulch films are used by farmers to cultivate banana crops as it retains moisture and manure required for cultivation. Mulch film also protects the plant from weeds and pests.
Mulch Film for Potato: Potato is a very popular vegetable and it has several benefits also. Potato is rich in fiber, potassium, vitamin C, vitamin B6. It is important to grow these vegetables using Mulch film as potato is prone to insects and pests which destroys the plant. Thus Mulch Film protects it from them. It also stops soil erosion and keeps the soil fertile.