Extenday® is a premium supplier of advanced horticultural fabrics and films supporting the production of better crops to give better results.
Extenday® reflective groundcover fabrics
The Extenday series of reflective groundcover fabrics uses patented technology to reflect light from the orchard floor back into the canopy, improving the light environment in your orchard or vineyard. Benefits typically seen with the use of these fabrics include:
- Improved fruit blush colour, finish and sweetness
- Advanced and more even fruit maturity
- Improved fruit set and return flowering
- Increased fruit size and total yield
The Extenday RF series of reflective groundcovers comes in a range of reflectivity levels as well as a range of widths and lengths to suit all orchard conditions. Fastenings, attachments and accessories are available for all our fabrics.
Extenday® reflective groundcover mats
The Extenday series of reflective groundcover mats includes lower cost lightweight reflective groundcover mats, and white reflective weed suppression mats which provide effective weed suppression along with improved light conditions in the orchard. Benefits with lightweight reflective groundcover mats include:
- Low cost solution for colour and finish improvement
- Lightweight and durable construction for multi season use
Benefits with reflective weed suppression mats include:
- Effective weed suppression
- Soil cooling during summer
- Enhanced light environment for improved production and fruit colouration
All Extenday reflective groundcovers mats are available in a range of widths and lengths to suit all orchard configurations.
Extenday® weed suppression mats
Extenday produces a range of quality weed suppression mats for use in horticultural applications. All of our weed suppression mats utilize special manufacturing processes to add additional strength and ensure excellent performance over many seasons. Our product range comprises of premium hi-tech and standard type weed suppression mats, available in black or green construction. Characteristics of our weed suppression mat range include:
- Incorporation of a unique formulation chemistry to produce a long life material
- Woven construction to enable water penetration and breathability
- New weave technology with water entry points for enhanced water penetration
- Cloth like construction for enhanced contact with the soil
All Extenday groundcover mats are available in a range of widths and lengths to suit all orchard configurations.
Extenday® reflective screen fabrics
The Extenday series of reflective screen fabrics incorporate Extenday's patented reflective technology giving the unique advantage of providing an enhanced light environment along with effective wind reduction. Our product range covers two different types of application: in-canopy windscreens and the more traditional on-orchard windscreens. In-canopy windscreens can be ordered with up to very high reflectivity and are available in a range of porosities to cater for different wind reduction requirements. Benefits include
- Wind speed reduction throughout the orchard allowing improved fruit finish and packout
- Enhanced local environment for better fruit production and quality
For our on-orchard windscreens, standard sizes and porosities are available or unique size/porosities can be fabricated to meet individual requirements.
DayShield reflective protective knit fabrics
The DayShield range of protective knit netting fabrics incorporate Extenday's patented reflective technology to allow improved light conditions. Our fabrics are available in a range of construction types and weights for use in many different applications in the orchard or vineyard including:
- Wind reduction
- Bird exclusion
- Insect exclusion
- Bee exclusion
- Hail reduction
- Shade cloth
DayShield protective nettings can be customized to suit individual requirements.
Daycover rain protective fabrics
DayCover rain protective fabrics are breathable rain exclusion fabrics with strong webbing engineered for long life. DayCover fabrics have variable light transmission properties to match the most desired growing conditions underneath the fabric. DayCover fabrics come in constructions to suit a wide variety of applications including:
- Raincovers set up on permanent structures for crops such as cherries,
- Removable lightweight raincovers for crops like table grapes
DayCover rain protective fabrics can be customized to suit individual requirements.
Extenday® fastening systems
Fastenings, attachments and accessories are available for all of Extenday's products so a complete solution is available. Attachments include:
For the range of reflective groundcovers Extenday has a patented fastening system that attaches to orchard
support structures or trees and enables fast installation and removal of the fabric.
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