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Quality wooden greenhouse in Kenya

Wooden greenhouses

Wooden greenhouse is a wooden frame structure covered with greenhouse film and anti insect net. Wooden greenhouse creates favorable micro climate desired by plant to grow at it optimum Level.

Fair price

Wooden units are fair priced compared to metallic greenhouses since the wooden materials are found locally unlike the metallic units.

This units are easier to make and customization is done in the field to take any size and shape desired. Many farmers who want to start greenhouse farming can start with wooden units since they are pocket friendly.

Durability of the greenhouse

Wooden greenhouse durability is 3-4 years. Hortitechno treats the timber and wrap a polythene at the base of the post to prevent termites attack.

Our technicians are trained in Making strong wooden kits inconsideration of the wind direction and speed.

Covering

The wooden structures are also covered according to the climatic condition of the area. In cold climate the greenhouse is covered mostly by polythene and in Hot climate the structure is covered by partially by polythene and net to help in Regulating the temperature.

 

How to do wooden greenhouse construction

Hortitechno has qualified technician to help you set up a greenhouse. Our technicians work with a team from the local community as casual labor in our effort to empower youths.

Steps of construction.

  1. Site survey: to check on the gradient of the land, water availability, wind breakers, security and manure quality.
  2. Measurement of the area to be constructed: Hortitechno technicians measure using the diagonal rule to give square stable foundation.
  3. Digging of the post hole at 2-3 feet depth and a spacing of 3- 5 meters.
  4. Measurement of corner post at a height of 2.5 m – 3 m in addition to 2 feet-3 feet foundation.
  5. Use aligning rope to get your levels.
  6. Put the mid columns and mix your mortar to firm the post.
  7. Leave the greenhouse 1-3 days to firm up.
  8. Do your roofing with or without top Ventilation.
  9. On the covering day measure your greenhouse film and cut accordingly.
  10. Do the cutting for the anti insect netting.

Covering the wooden greenhouses

Choose a sunny non wind day. Start your covering at the lower side of the structure after making a ditch around the greenhouse.

Always pull the polythene to the maximum extension strength.

Use quality Hortitechno greenhouse polythene for your greenhouses.

Attach and lock your polythene with profile and w-wires or Nails with Pegs.

Is wooden greenhouse production same as metallic greenhouse?

Wooden kits production is the same with metallic greenhouse in terms of produce. The greenhouse effect is same for both.

 

What is the difference between wooden and metallic greenhouse units?

Metallic

  • Metallic frame
  • Covering is polythene and net.
  • Production is same
  • Durability of 10-15 yrs
  • Termite proof
  • Minimal repair cost
  • 2-3 days installation

Wooden

  • Wooden frame
  • Covering is polythene and net.
  • Production is same
  • Durability of 3-4 yrs
  • Termite tolerant
  • occasional repair cost
  • 4-5 days installation

Wooden greenhouses comes with:

  1. Post and poles
  2. 200 microns Greenhouse polythene.
  3. Drip kit irrigation Kit
  4. 20 liters Knapsack sprayer
  5. Nail and wall pass.
  6. Seeds, chemicals and fertilizer.
  7. Soil testing: Nutrients or pathogenic.
  8. Installation
  9. Training 
  10. Seeding trays and substrates.
  11. Twines and trellising wires.
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Wooden greenhouses prices.

6 m by 12 m
K.sh 120,000/=
  • Greenhouse
  • Crop support
  • Installation
  • Drip Kit
  • 1000l Tanks
  • Seedlings 
  • Chemicals and fertilizer
  • Knapsack Sprayer
  • Soil testing
8 m by 15 m
K.sh 170,000/=
  • Greenhouse
  • Crop support
  • Installation
  • Drip Kit
  • 1000 l Tanks
  • Seedlings 
  • Chemicals and fertilizer
  • Knapsack Sprayer
  • Soil testing
8 m by 24 m
K.sh 220,000/=
  • Greenhouse
  • Crop support
  • Installation
  • Drip Kit
  • 1000l Tanks
  • Seedlings 
  • Chemicals and fertilizer
  • Knapsack Sprayer
  • Soil testing
8 m by 30 m
K.sh 270,000/=
  • Greenhouse
  • Crop support
  • Installation
  • Drip Kit
  • 1000l Tanks
  • Seedlings 
  • Chemicals and fertilizer
  • Knapsack Sprayer
  • Soil testing
16 m by 30 m
K.sh 500,000/=
  • Greenhouse
  • Crop support
  • Installation
  • Drip Kit
  • 2,300 l Tanks
  • Seedlings 
  • Chemicals and fertilizer
  • Knapsack Sprayer
  • Soil testing
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