Nonwoven Fabric are used effectively for optimising the productivity of crops, gardens and greenhouses. Their protective nature means that the need for pesticides is reduced and manual labour is kept to a minimum.
The use of nonwoven crop covers on the land increases yields and improves the quality of the crops. Very light, flexible sheets are laid over seed beds, which create a microclimate in which the heat and humidity are controlled. The growth of the plants is accelerated and they are protected from adverse weather conditions and vermin.
In capillary mat applications, Nonwoven Fabric promote the healthy growth of flowers and vegetables in greenhouses by using soil-less growing methods.
Agriculture industry use spunbond fabrics for crop production, the fabric has specialized UV absorbers/ stabilizers incorporated in it which ensures protection and sunrays. It is also used in manufacturing soil cover film, non-woven fruit protection bags etc.