All posts tagged "fruit production"

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    Horticulture in India grows less than population

    Horticulture production is estimated at 307.2 million tonnes (mt) in the current year (July-June), up 2.2 per cent over last year , according to second advance estimates of released by the Union Agriculture Ministry on Tuesday. Last year’s production was 300.6 mt. The production of fruits is estimated to be about 94.4...

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    Study: Apple and peach production, distribution and consumption in Mediterranean fruit sector

    Peach and apple are two important products in the Mediterranean fruit sector. The aim of this work is to analyse environmentally the entire life cycle stages of Mediterranean fruit production, from cradle to grave, considering agricultural, retail, consumption and disposal stages, using a multiyear approach with data from ten years of real...

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    Study: Future sunburn browning risk in apple

    Climate change impact assessments are predominantly undertaken for the purpose of informing future adaptation decisions. Often, the complexity of the methodology hinders the actionable outcomes. The approach used here illustrates the importance of considering uncertainty in future climate projections, at the same time providing robust and simple to interpret information for decision-makers....

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    Hortgro reacts to Oriental Fruit Fly interception in Grabouw area

    Over the past decade Hortgro has been pro-actively preparing for the possibility of the occurrence of Bactrocera dorsalis or Oriental Fruit Fly (OFF) in the Western Cape. Hortgro Science’s Crop Protection Programme has been conducting research since 2005 in an effort to prepare for such a possibility, said Hugh Campbell, Hortgro Science’s...

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    Taking part in the FRUIT WORLD TOUR: How does it work?

    Taking part in the FRUIT WORLD TOUR – What do I get? The FRUIT WORLD TOUR offers...

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    Don Limón – Bird’s-eye view on fruit trade

    Interview with Andreas Schindler, CEO, Don Limón – Pilz Schindler GmbH, Hamburg On the occasion of the...

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    Big Topic for next edition: Traceability for Fresh Produce will change the game

    Fresh produce is finally in the digital age: The blockchain and traceability solutions will spark a revolution...

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    AgroPress prepares for The Fruit World Tour

    The Fruit World Tour is an amazing journey into fresh produce. The journalists of AgroPress in Switzerland...

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    Zespri wins at Deloitte Top 200 Awards

    Zespri was recognised last night in the 2017 Deloitte Top 200 Awards for its strong growth strategy,...

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    Will CRISPR/CAS9 revolutionize horticulture?

    A new variety every year? Crop Protection without pesticides? Mixing genes from plants, animals, humans? And it...

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