All posts tagged "food industry"

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    How to use technology to improve water for agriculture

    Using science and technology to inform sustainable farming practices and reduce adverse environmental impacts will have better outcomes than taxes will, Horticulture New Zealand chief executive Mike Chapman says.Science and technology the answer to water quality Using science and technology to inform sustainable farming practices and reduce adverse environmental impacts will have...

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    Berry Farmer wants the next Farm Bill to promote the future of agriculture

    Gary Wishnatzki, owner of Wish Farms® – Florida berry grower and a leader in the U.S. agricultural...

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    New SmartFood ExpoTM To Take Center Stage With Other Show Partners in 2018

    CHICAGO, IL (June 14, 2017) – During today’s opening general session of the United FreshMKT, United FreshTEC,...

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    India loses agricultural productivity because of inefficient irrigation

    IN its forthcoming fifth and final budget, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s PTI-led coalition government is unlikely to break any new ground by denying substantial funding to agriculture to make the province self-sufficient in food. Over the past four years, agriculture got only 1.5-2.5pc of the amount earmarked for the province’s annual development programme. The...

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    Sunburn can make fruit and vegetables more nutritious

    Giving fruit, vegetables and other raw ingredients the botanical equivalent of sunburn can make them more nutritious, ­experiments have shown. Supermarkets already sell chestnut mushrooms treated with “pulsed light” to enhance their levels of vitamin D2, and the cheap and rapid technique appears to have similar effects on a whole range of...

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    United Fresh Produce Association publishes Recall Resource Guide

    WASHINGTON, D.C.– The United Fresh Produce Association has published the Recall Resource Guide to help the produce industry better prepare for potential recall events as part of the association’s Recall Ready suite of services. The new resource provides a general overview and outline, explaining why it’s critical for companies to have a...

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    TOMRA SORTING FOOD APPOINTS NEW TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

    Leading food sorting solutions manufacturer TOMRA Sorting Food has appointed a new technical director to oversee the global development of the company’s innovative technologies. Maciek Wasowski – who has almost 20 years’ experience in developing consumer electronics products – says he was attracted by TOMRA Sorting Food’s mission to lead the resource...

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    Modernization, competitiveness and sustainable development of agriculture

    Instituto de Investigación y Tecnología Agroalimentaria (IRTA) is a research & technology institution belonging to the Department...

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    Crop production Predictions. A new service by bynse

    bynse Agrodata Services provides innovative sensing solutions for the food industry, which help improve the management of...

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    Haiti’s agriculture hit hard

    On Monday, the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development (MARNDR) released a first partial report...

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