In every commercial greenhouse, upgrades are an inevitable reality in order to remain competitive. Updating your greenhouse is a great way to become more efficient and save on costs, but for growers with older greenhouses or dated equipment, it can be difficult to know where to start.
When you are making plans to perform upgrades to your commercial greenhouse it’s important to first take a look at the overall production of your operation and determine what it may be limited by. In most cases, this is labor. The high cost and shortage of labor is one of the main reasons growers see the value of making upgrades to their greenhouse.
Before making any upgrades, it’s important to determine your budget and if the upgrade is right for your greenhouse at that time. Having the right mindset is crucial to making sure your upgrades go smoothly. Speak to experts who can provide consultation on where to start and what will make the most sense for your greenhouse. With this in mind, there are a few upgrades that are sure to increase production and efficiency in your commercial greenhouse.