Alphatex offers a wide range of solutions to protect crops from insects. In this article, you are going to find a summary of insects which are stopped by the Biotex 800 insect netting. Tables below are divided by species, to know easily if this net could solve your customers issues.
The Biotex 800 is a 40 g/m2 netting in PEHD with 800×100µ meshes which garuantee a great protection against pests. It stops flies, butterflies, locusts, wasps, etc. It can be used on all vegetable, ornamental and fruit crops.
Also, it limits the impact of wind, hail and surface sealing. Its good ventilation reduces fungal attacks.
Below, you’ll find the list of insects which won’t be able to reach your crops thanks to the Biotex 800.
Delia (Phorbia) antiqua
Carrot miner fly
Spotted wing drosophilia
Tarnished plant bug
Insects which are not stopped
However, there are some species of insects that can go through Biotex 800’s meshes :
Red spider mites
BIOTEX 800 STOP flea
Weight: 50g / m²
Construction: Knitted Mono filament
Ultra-violet resistance: 320 Kly (3 to 4 seasons)
Windbreak effect: 44%
Permeability to water (sprinkling): flat 95% – on hoops 85%
The insect netting Biotex 800 is a great tool to protect vegetables from pest. It can be use for crops such as onion, shallot, leek, garlic, carrots, celery, fennel, cabbage, turnip and, in some cases, it could be used for arboriculture.
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