Our standard shade cloth does not have grommets. It does have a reinforced edge. If you would like grommets please call 888-406-1982 or send us an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’d be happy to offer you a custom quote on shade cloth with grommets.
We offer widths of 8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 20’, 24’, 28’, 32’, 36’, 40’, 42’, 44’, 48’, 50’, 52’, 54’ cut to any length. If you do not see the width available on our site please give us a call.
Bolts, Nuts & Screws
No plastic coated wire was made for that use. We do suggest wrapping pole connections with duct tape to reduce premature wear.
Our channel is 6.5’. Depending on how elect to build and the size will determine the amount of pieces you will need.
Brandon Youst, Founder of Bootstrap Farmer walks you through an entire build in this30 minute video
Difference crops call for different circumstances. As a general guideline 6” - 8” should suffice.
The best medium depends on your individual growing methods. Some people only care to grow in soil, others prefer the sterile rockwool for indoor hydroponic grows.
About 3-4 microgreen trays / brick. About 2 coco bricks per 7 gallon bag
Depends on the width of the high tunnel you want. 6ft (low tunnel) bender bends poles for a 6ft wide structure, same for 10, 12, 20, 24.
Yes they are BPA free and we add no plasticizers. Our flat trays are #5 polypropylene and our cell trays are #6 polystyrene.
Yes, anywhere that #5 & #6 are accepted, depending on tray type (cell trays are #6 PS)
No they vary slightly between our deep 1020, microgreen, 1010’s and 5x5 trays.
Widger dibber or popsicle stick. Plug poppers are being made for our next gen models coming out later in 2019.
8 5x5’s fit inside of the 1020. 4 can lay inside a 1010 however it is NOT a nice fit.
Pelleted lettuce & similar sizes
It varies depending on the time of the year. Since our plastic and shade cloth is cut to order normally the cut time is between 5 – 8 business days plus shipping.
Ships out same day or next day
Yes please call 888-406-1982. We encourage online orders given that we have made the process rather user friendly.
We do not. To cut costs, keep information up to date and accurate and keep paper out of the landfill our website (www.bootstrapfarmer.com) has all of the prices, information, and resources you will need on desktop, tablet, and mobile devices.
8am-5pm Eastern Standard Time Monday - Friday
For non-greenhouse plastic and shade cloth items we will gladly accept a return within 30 days of your purchase. Due to the high cost of shipping, return shipping will be paid only for defective/damaged items.
Greenhouse plastic and shade cloth are cut to order and so we unfortunately cannot accept returns.
256 Falkirk Place, Exton, PA 19341
Our headquarters is in North Carolina with operations based right outside of Philadelphia and our main warehouse located in North Texas.
Only to institutions
We offer pallet discounts (about 960 trays). Please call or e-mail us at email@example.com if you are interested in purchasing a pallet or more and we can send you a quote. Current 60 pack prices allow for profitable reselling at a physical locations if you’d like to buy under a pallet.