Retractable Greenhouses

Retractable Greenhouses

Retractable with Roll Up SidewallsAvailable widths 24’, 30’ and 41.5’

  • Meets NGMA engineering standards
  • The ideal structure when you can open your roof completely
  • Utilizes the ability to allow beneficial UVs while roof is open and filters harmful UV when the roof is closed
  • Retractable roof and roll up sidewalls allow for passive cooling
  • Custom engineered for high wind though not ideal for heavy snow loads
  • Great house for desert applications
  • Ideal for commercial applications with gutter connected options
  • Available with FFG’s AutoFlowerer automated light deprivation kit with manual override
  • Retractable roofs afford the benefits of the natural outdoors and a greenhouse environment while avoiding the negatives of each
  • The higher yields of retractable roof greenhouses allow the grower to build fewer acres while still maintaining the same overall yield
  • Can be built in warmer climates where land is cheaper since cooling is no longer a limiting factor and heating is not necessary
  • It may not be necessary to install horizontal air flow fans since the opening of the walls and roof allows the wind to circulate more effectively
  • One motor can power up to 1.2 acres of Retractable roof making for extremely low energy consumption

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Growers using retractable roof greenhouses have experienced a:

  • 50%- 100% reduction in fungicide usage.
  • 50%- 100% reduction in growth regulator usage.
  • 10% – 100% reduction in pesticide usage.
  • 50%-100% reductions in herbicide usage

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