The Agrotherm XR1 offers the flexibility to treat both row and vertical crops with just a switch of the vent assembly.
The vertical vent can be used on narrow row vertical crops such as cane berries, herbs, and staked vegetables. It also can be used for vineyards with row widths of 4.5’ (1.4 meters) up to 6′ (1.8 meters).
The horizontal vent can bring Thermaculture to two 80″ (2 meter) beds for many items including onions, strawberries, leafy greens, celery, and potatoes.
Burns approximately 5 gallons (19 liters) of propane per hour at 300ºƒ (150ºC)
Treats 1.5 acres (.6 hectare) per hour for vertical crops with 4.5 foot (1.4 meters) wide rows
Covers 3.75 acres (1.7 hectares) per hour for row crops
Can be used for 4.5–6 foot (1.4–1.8 meters) wide rows for vertical crops
The Agrotherm XT is a gas-operated, hydraulic fan heater system that generates a 300 degree hot air stream through the plant.
Treats trellised row-type crop arrangements including: cane berries, currents, apples, peaches, plums, nectarines, olives, herbs, table grapes, wine grapes, tomatoes, + More
Row width: 6ft+
Maximum permitted speed: 15mph
Operating speed: 3mph
Power take-off shaft speed: 480 rev/min
Total weight with full gas cylinders: 3086 lbs
The Agroblow hydraulic fan unit mounts directly to the front end of a tractor. It works with the Agrotherm XT™ to remove standing water and dry off excess moisture in a single pass. This unique double-sided blower design allows you to:
- Remove standing water and excess moisture on the fruit and canopy
- Reduce moisture-related disease, including mildew and rot
- Save time and money by efficiently treating your vineyard
Width adjustment: 6ft – 10ft
Vertical adjustment: 24in – 48in
Wind Force: 25 – 30mph
Options: Forward and rear vertical hydraulics
Protocols & Training
There are proprietary treatment protocols for achieving various solutions to a number of different vineyard and crop problems. Machine operation training and application protocols are provided as part of the purchase agreement.
All parts carry a full manufacturers warranty for a period of one year except for those parts that are considered to be normal service parts such as filters, oil & other lubrication, gaskets, washers and hoses. Service and parts are available through Agrothermal Systems and it’s local partners.