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Mulch and Row/Crop Cover Suppliers 2010

yellow mulch imageThe Vegetable Program at the University of Saskatchewan has assembled a price list of mulch, row cover, and crop cover supplies and suppliers to enable growers to do a quick price comparison of available products.

Download the complete (Canadian and American) suppliers and product list (PDF)

low tunnel imageNote: Companies indicated by (US) after the name are American companies. Prices on the list for American companies are in US$.

The prices below do not include shipping and duty – incorporate shipping, applicable duty and currency exchange rate into final cost comparison. Prices listed are subject to change: contact the company for current prices.

See the Microclimate Research Page and Microclimate Photo Gallery to view mulch and tunnel trials performed by the Vegetable Program.

Product Information

Plastic and Paper Mulches
  IRT Mulch
  Black Mulch
  Clear Mulch
  Coloured Mulch (Includes white on black and silver mulches)
  Biodegradable / Photodegradable Mulch
(paper and plastic mulches, including black and clear biodegradable / photodegradable)
Low Tunnel and Crop / Row Covers
  Low Tunnels (includes wire frames and covers)
  Crop / Row Covers


Company Information

Click on the company name below for contact information

Bio-Way Inc. Holland Transplanter (US) The Professional Gardener Company
Broderick Garden Centre Johnny’s Selected Seeds (US) Rain-Flo Irrigation (US)
Climagro Mulch Film Ken-Bar Growers Products (US) Stokes Seed Ltd.
Dubois Agrinovation McConkey Co. (US) Suntex CP, Inc. (US)
Gintec Shade Technologies Mechanical Transplanter Co. (US) Territorial Seed Company (US)
G & M Agricultural Supply Co. (US) Pliant Corp (US)  

This list is not a complete collection of products and suppliers. See disclaimer at bottom of page.

Contact Information:

Bio-Way Inc.
Contact: Vern S. Bretin
R.R. 2
Leduc, AB T9E 2X2
PH/FAX: 780/986-1067

Broderick Garden Centre
Contact: Oliver Green
Box 782
Outlook, SK S0L 2N0
PH/FAX: 306-867-8999

Climagro Mulch Film
LECO Industries
3235 Sartelon
St-Laurent, Quebec H4R 1E9
PH: 800/361-1827
FAX: 514/332-0406

Dubois Agrinovation
478 Notre Dame,
St. Remi, QC J0L 2L0
PH: 800/667-6279
FAX: 877/667-1584

Gintec Shade Technologies
Contact: Rob Maerz
R.R. #1
Windham Centre, ON N0E 2A0
PH: 877/443-4743
FAX: 519/443-8120

G & M Agricultural Supply Co.
Contact: Mark Miller
815 W. Country Ln.
Payson, AZ 85541
PH: 800/901-0096
FAX: 928/468-1622

Holland Transplanter
Contact: Hugh Gerhardt
P.O. Box 1527
510 E. 16th St.
Holland, MI 49423-1527
PH: 800/275-4482
FAX: 616/392-7996

Johnny’s Selected Seeds
Commercial Department
955 Benton Ave.,
Winslow, ME 04901
PH: 207/861-3901
FAX: 800/437-4290

Ken-Bar Growers Products
25 Walkers Brook Drive
Reading, MA 01867-0704
PH: 800/336-8882
FAX: 781/944-1055

McConkey (US) Co.
1615 Puyallup St.
P.O Box 1690
Sumner, WA 98390-0369
PH: 800/426-8124
FAX: 253/863-5833

Mechanical Transplanter Co.
1150 Central Ave.
Holland, MI 49423
PH: 800/757-5268
FAX: 616/396-3619

Pliant Corp
#600 - 1475 Woodfield Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60173
PH: 847/969-3300
FAX: 847/240-2164

The Professional Gardener Company
Contact: Burke Wilson
915 – 23 Ave. S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 1P1
PH: 403-263-4200
FAX: 403-237-0029

Rain-Flo Irrigation
884 Center Church Rd.
East Earl, PA 17519
PH: 717/445-6976
FAX: 717/445-8304

Stokes Seed Ltd.
P.O. Box 10
Thorold, ON L2V 5E9
PH: 800/396-9238
FAX: 888/834-3334

Suntex CP, Inc.
P.O. Box 21633
Sarasota, FL 34276
PH: 888/786-8391
FAX: 888/768-8394

Territorial Seed Company
P.O. Box 158
Cottage Grove, OR 97424-0061
PH: 800/626-0866
FAX: 888/657-3131

This collection is not a comprehensive list of all mulch, row cover, and crop cover companies and products.

If you represent a company that is not listed above and wish to have your product included in our trials please contact Paul Szaroz or Doug Waterer

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