The term “mulch film” means films which are laid on the soil to retain moisture levels in the soil for proper growth of plants. This mulch film is made up of linear low density polyethylene, a polymer. These films are made with addition of carbon black which prevents the film from ultra violet degradation thus achieving higher quality film with a longer shelf life.Mulch film helps farmers in achieving higher productivity(yield) leading into higher monetary gains resulting into a growth in agriculture sector and thus economic growth of the country.Advantages :
- Retains moisture level in the soil thus less requirement of water
- Higher yield (productivity) leading into higher monetary gains.
- Better quality of crop.