Greenhouse Toolbox – Fire Prevention and Safety

Greenhouse Toolbox – Fire Prevention and Safety

Understanding the nature of fire is crucial to applying appropriate farm and risk management  techniques to protect your greenhouse or grow structure. Each growing activity should be  considered in these structures. Fire is dependent on the presence of three elements; heat, oxygen … Continued
Greenhouse Toolbox – Fire; access and egress

Greenhouse Toolbox – Fire; access and egress

Many greenhouses are relatively isolated from the nearest fire station and may  lack adequate water supply to fight structural fires. As protected cropping structures become larger and evolve from low technology greenhouses to medium or high technology greenhouses the risk of faults in equipment … Continued