BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

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  • International Asparagus Symposium 2017

    International Asparagus Symposium 2017

    The Asparagus Working Group of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS) and the Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ) cordially invite you to participate in the 14th International Asparagus Symposium. We welcome everyone engaged in research, teaching,… Read more

  • The ugly produce revolution: food waste reduction

    The ugly produce revolution: food waste reduction

    Ugly produce ruled the news pages in 2016 and continues to be a hot topic in 2017. Today, consumers have more access to information and processes than ever before. With concerns regarding the environment and food waste, processes behind the sale of produce came into question. One commonality in… Read more

  • A gateway in Africa for the fruit and vegetable industry

    A gateway in Africa for the fruit and vegetable industry

    Cesena Fiera strengthens its international development with the organisation of the second edition of MAC FRUIT ATTRACTION MENA (Middle East North Africa) that will be held in Cairo from 22 to 24 April 2017. The trade fair showcases the best features of MACFRUT (in Rimini) and FRUIT ATTRACTION (in… Read more

  • Non-destructive Measurements of Dry Matter in Avocado

    Non-destructive Measurements of Dry Matter in Avocado

    Dry Matter is an important indicator of quality in avocados, useful in estimating the harvest date and in processing center operations. The traditional method for Dry Matter measurement is both destructive and time-consuming. A study was conducted with the F-750 Produce Quality Meter , by FELIX… Read more

  • Vege-Polisher™,  V4 Series, including eight key improvements

    Vege-Polisher™,  V4 Series, including eight key improvements

    The Wyma Vege-Polisher™ has a rotating drum made up of rows of nylon brushes. Produce enters via a large in-feed chute. Inside the drum, two water pipes spray fresh and/or recycled water on the produce as it travels along. At the out-feed, produce slides down a chute with minimal drop to… Read more

  • Continuous digital fruit colour sorter

    Continuous digital fruit colour sorter

    The digital fruit colour sorter presented by Jiangxi Reemoon Technology is a cost-effective optical sorting solution for citrus fruit, kiwis, apples, avocados and other fresh produce. To ensure fruit quality and customer satisfaction, it provides continuous sorting by separating the fruits into… Read more

  • At Macfrut the spotlight is on strawberries

    At Macfrut the spotlight is on strawberries

    With 150,000 tonnes produced every year, strawberries have become the symbol of rebirth of the Italian fruit and vegetable industry, of the Romagna region and of its agricultural tradition, as well as the fruit that represents the hospitality of Romagna’s tourist resorts. This is why MACFRUT,… Read more

  • Services for the plastic container and produce industries

    Services for the plastic container and produce industries

    CO.N.I.P. CONSORZIO NAZIONALE IMBALLAGGI IN PLASTICA exhibits every year in Fruit Logistica explaining its services for plastic container producers, for the users -fruit and vegetable growers, packers, distributors, supermarkets-, for recyclers and regenerators, and for collectors. Producers are… Read more

  • EXACT 100: dynamic weigher, ultimate weighing accuracy and speed

    EXACT 100: dynamic weigher, ultimate weighing accuracy and speed

    The world's best citrus weigher is offered by Grupo Giró. Features:High speed: up to 100 dpmExcellent accuracy: better than 1% in the majority of weightsHigh capacity to feed simultaneously up to 4 bagging machinesOutstanding product handling due to its feeding and discharging… Read more