BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

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  • Bio-based and biodegradable plastics – Facts and Figures

    Bio-based and biodegradable plastics – Facts and Figures

    The report "Bio-based and biodegradable plastics - Facts and Figures" presents an overview of facts and figures regarding bio-based and/or biodegradable plastics, in particular for packaging applications. Often, the term bioplastic is used by the public. However, the term ‘bioplastic’… Read more

  • Special Issue

    Special Issue "Functional and Bioactive Properties of Food"

    Diego Moreno and Nebojsa Ilic, guest editors of the special issue "Functional and Bioactive Properties of Food", by MDPI AG, invite other researchers to participate in it, explaining that ... "Over the last 20 years, many research groups and teams, as well as different projects and resulting… Read more

  • WEBER ONE, single pallet vacuum cooler for all standard pallet sizes

    WEBER ONE, single pallet vacuum cooler for all standard pallet sizes

    The Weber ONE pallet cooler, by WEBER COOLING, is a high speed vacuum cooling solution for fresh produce like leafy vegetables & herbs, flowers, more compact vegetable like broccoli, sweetcorn & celery and perishable & delicate produce like beans, mushrooms & sprouts. Efficient… Read more

  • Sortop Potatoes

    Sortop Potatoes

    Sortop Potatoes, by VISAR SORTING, carefully calibrates, sorts, and weighs up to 30 potatoes per second! Stunning performance thanks to the unrivalled power of Visar Sorting's sorting software. 20 mm square mesh grading; calibration by the weight of each tuber with a 5% accuracy; three quality… Read more

  • Today, our colleague Claudia Conesa is reading her Doctoral Thesis!

    Today, our colleague Claudia Conesa is reading her Doctoral Thesis!

    Today at 12 at the UPV, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Claudia Conesa Domínguez is reading her Doctoral Thesis, which deals with the revaluation of agroindustrial waste, taking pineapple and persimmon as examples. Good luck and success!!, Claudia. The objectives of the thesis… Read more

  • Testing potato diseases in the Maine Potato Disease Testing Lab

    Testing potato diseases in the Maine Potato Disease Testing Lab

    The Maine Potato Disease testing lab is located in the basement of the Maine Potato Board building in Presque Isle. That's where they do seed certification testing for the State of Maine for viruses and bacterial pathogens. Jaylee Fox is a lab technician. "With seed, whenever you replant it if you… Read more

  • Cutting edge technology measures lettuce freshness

    Cutting edge technology measures lettuce freshness

    Lettuce carton prices have passed $20 as both a supply gap and holidays have left processors and food-service buyers struggling to meet consumer demand.Inconsistent weather has been a major factor for California’s Salinas Valley farmers, depleting the surplus supply of lettuce produced… Read more

  • BRAIN2 Sample Test for targeted sample inspections during production

    BRAIN2 Sample Test for targeted sample inspections during production

    Bizerba’s BRAIN2 Sample_Test app results in increased transparency along the supply chain, accompanied by lower cost and improved product quality. The app is part of Bizerba’s BRAIN2 software platform. Setting new standards with respect to centralization, data exchange or production… Read more

  • Box turners for delicate products

    Box turners for delicate products

    VESERKAL has created an excellent automatic equipment for the turning of boxes containing delicate products. Our solutionThis solution allows the soft turning of boxes, a feature that makes it into the best option to make this process for delicate fruit, like blueberries. DescriptionThe box… Read more

  • New touchscreen controlpanel

    New touchscreen controlpanel

    VDH Products launches the color display with clear texts and symbols gives an exact view about what happens in the connected room(s). The operation of the room(s) takes place quickly and intuitively. The panel comes in an anthracite colored housing for wallmount. With only 1.5cm height, the panel… Read more