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VitaAgri Crop Covers

VitaAgri Crop Covers

VitaTex’s specially designed VitaAgri Crop Covers, also known as, ‘Frost Covers’ and, ‘Row Covers, assist in extending the growing season resulting in higher yield crops. They are especially beneficial in climatic conditions that do not favour successful continuous crop development. VitaAgri Crop Covers work by creating a microclimate, keeping soil temperatures higher, adding a protective layer to protect against weather, and keeping pests at bay.

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VitaAgri Crop Cover Features & Benefits

How are Vita-Agri Crop Covers Made?

VitaAgri crop covers are made from 100% virgin polypropylene which is turned into a lightweight fabric known as “nonwoven spunbond fabric”.  The raw pellets are heated and extruded into very fine hair-like filaments, which are laid and bonded by a series of rollers to form a durable fabric. microclimate, keeping soil temperatures higher, adding a protective layer to protect against weather, and keeping pests at bay.

Standard Offering

VitaAgri standard crop covers are available in UV green*, 2100mm wide and sold in bulk rolls in the following thicknesses:

17gsm – Offers ideal protection for vegetables and flowers by preventing the loss of heat and moisture during the most delicate phases of the growing process or by adding a layer of protection against frost in the colder months. It allows for improving and staggering the harvest of lettuce, carrots, potatoes, strawberries, melons, etc. Furthermore, it promotes fast and homogeneous plant rooting.

20gsm – The ideal fabric for winter season protection of plants in vases or plants with woody stems. The greenhouse effect, together with a slight wind-breaking effect, ensures the thermal insulation of both aerial parts and the roots of plants. Being lightweight, the non-woven is easy to use and install.

30gsm – The ideal fabric for winter season protection of plants in vases or plants with woody stems. The greenhouse effect, together with a slight wind-breaking effect, ensures the thermal insulation of both aerial parts and the roots of plants. Being lightweight, the non-woven is easy to use and install.

*Green is not visible when applied for intended use, the fabric will appear white.

Who is Vitatex

VitaTex (Pty) Ltd is a leading EPE and non-woven Spunbond manufacturer and supplier based in Gauteng, South Africa. VitaTex supplies a diversified range of products across a wide spectrum of industries including but not limited to the agricultural, retail, industrial, hygiene and packaging industries. We are a proudly South African company.

Need More Information?

Should you require more information or assistance please visit our website https://www.vitatex.co.za or reach out to us via the VitaTex website contact page.

Contact details

43 Silver Lane

Ormonde, Johannesburg

South Africa, 6229

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We wish to notify all our valued customers that we will be closing on the 21st of December 2022 and reopening on the 11th of January 2023. Read more

We will therefore deliver stock up to the 20th of December 2022. Please note the following dates for last orders:

VitaSpun, (Spunbond)

Date : 25 November 2022

VitaThene Bonded Products (EPE)

Date : 30 November 2022

VitaThene Profiles, Sheets & Rolls

Date : 02 December 2022