Turkey is the world’s 7th largest agricultural producer, which led Dogal A.S. to establish strong roots in this sector as a plant protection product formulator/manufacturer in Turkey. The area of cultivated land is about 24 million hectares in Turkey. The country is ranked 5th for greenhouse agriculture, with about 71.5 thousand hectares of greenhouse land.
Dogal was established in 1994 in Istanbul, Turkey. The company's headquarters are located in the commercial centre of Turkey, Istanbul and the factory is located in the greenhouse capital of Turkey, Antalya. Also, the company has an office and sales team in Kyrgyzstan to operate in CIS countries. Together with the factory, the Antalya campus consists of a high-tech Quality Control laboratory and R&D centre. The company has 45 agronomists, over 200 employees in total and multiple regional offices. Dogal is reaching dealers and farmers in 21 countries now.
The company invests in R&D to launch new, edgy products to fill the gaps in the crop protection market and to differentiate from its competitors. One of the key products is a liquid coating material for greenhouses, called Greenhouse Shader.
The product decreases the temperature inside the greenhouse, protects plants from sunlight damage & solar stress. Besides, Greenhouse Shader filtrates the suitable wavelengths for better photosynthesis conditions, decreases transpiration and water loss of the crop inside the greenhouse. It is the top-selling greenhouse shading product in Turkey and exported to more than 10 countries.
Dosage L/1000m2 greenhouse surface area: (the shade density can be adjusted by changing the water ratio).
|Dosage||Surface area for 100-120 L water||Rate of shade (%)|
|6 L (1 bucket)||1000 m2||~50%|
Customer comments on the product
"Greenhouse Shader diffuses the sunlight and decreases the temperature to a suitable level for better photosynthesis conditions during the summer season. Our crops are valuable for us! That is why we prefer and recommend the product!" commented Mr. Wang Lin with Shandong Dadihonglin Agricultural Co. ltd. in China.
"To decrease the temperature and to prevent sun damage inside our greenhouse, we use Greenhouse Shader every year before the hot season. We mainly produce green peppers and we have noticed that the quality of our fruit has remarkably improved. Also, the relations with the distributor in Mexico have been great. For all these reasons, as Floher we keep preferring Greenhouse Shader," said Mr. Enrique Flores of Floher de Queretaro S.A de C.V. in Mexico.
Preventing the excess sunlight and solar stress inside the greenhouse is essential for better quality ornamental plants! As Marigold Plants S.A, that’s why we prefer Greenhouse Shader," said Mr. Kriton Kirantzis of Marigold Plants S.A. in Greece.