- Plant from seed – no need for transplants.
- Save up to $7,000-$10,000 per acre when compared to transplanting seedlings.
- Plant earlier and grow more biomass.
- Raise soil temperature 7-12 degrees Fahrenheit.
- One man operation 5-7 mph
- Buffer soil temperature fluctuations
- Conserve moisture around young seedlings.
- Increased accumulation of heat units.
- More vigorous growth. Better able to combat disease and insect pressure