BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

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  • Uni-Cup Cupsorter, specially suited for difficult shape and sizes

    Uni-Cup Cupsorter, specially suited for difficult shape and sizes

    The Uni-Cup sorting machines, by Van Wamel, are designed around their special universal cups, which are specially suited for sorting fruits and vegetables of difficult shape and sizes such as Conference pears or paprika. Also bigger fruits like mangos or avocados can be sorted by these… Read more

  • Managing the quality of processed fruits: the example of apricot halves

    Managing the quality of processed fruits: the example of apricot halves

    The raw materials concerned, their transformation processes and storage are likely to affect not only the nutritional quality but also the texture of canned fruits. A clearer understanding of the determinants of this quality, their evolution and the mechanisms in play enables the adjustment and… Read more

  • "I am MARLENE®", new look for an international brand

    Launched in 1995, MARLENE®, one of Italy’s most famous fruit and vegetable brands, has now a new look for a more modern and incisive image on the international market. The brand was created in order to communicate the rich variety, the origins and the quality of the apples grown by the… Read more

  • Citrus Solutions

    Citrus Solutions

    COMPAC works with the world’s high performance citrus packers to deliver them outstanding performance in terms of fruit weight grading, colour sorting, internal quality and blemish detection. Our end-to-end citrus solution ensures our customers experience gentler handling, greater throughput,… Read more

  • Melted wax extends the postharvest life of cassava roots

    Melted wax extends the postharvest life of cassava roots

    Rapid postharvest physiological deterioration (PPD) is a challenge facing cassava; the roots lose market value within 24 hours and spoil after 72 hours.Simple coating of fresh root with melted wax (140-12.5 kg wax/t or $0.016/root) is commercially used in Latin America to extend the life of fresh… Read more

  • More about Postharvest - October 19th, 2017

    More about Postharvest - October 19th, 2017

    The links available below, correspond to postharvest information published on different media. Every Thursday, we bring all this interesting postharvest-information together in our Postharvest News. Picture of hortensias by http://www.florespedia.com/ Africa Express Line orders 500 Star Cool… Read more

  • Fruit Attraction 2017

    Fruit Attraction 2017

    Those interested in fruits and vegetables, IV and V range, plants and equipment such as washing onions machines, among others, have an unavoidable appointment at IFEMA. This, together with FEPEX, are in charge of organizing Fruit Attraction every year; a fair even consecrated in Europe.Many… Read more

  • TOMRA SORTING FOOD launches Turkish and Italian websites

    TOMRA SORTING FOOD launches Turkish and Italian websites

    TOMRA Sorting Food has launched two new websites, in Turkish and Italian, which provide dynamic online resources for its Turkish and Italian-speaking customers. The websites provide visitors with insight into TOMRA’s latest news, product innovations and event updates. Alongside the launch… Read more

  • CO.N.I.P., plastic boxes for all products

    CO.N.I.P., plastic boxes for all products

    CO.N.I.P. Consorzio Nazionale Imballaggi in Plastica offers an extensive range of plastic boxes, used for all the produce chain, from the field, distribution, ... till the points of sale, supermarkets and traditional shops. The boxes are environmentally sustainable and exist in a vide range of… 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

  • Why Buy Wyma Genuine Spare Parts?

    Why Buy Wyma Genuine Spare Parts?

    Many parts used on WYMA equipment have custom specifications that may not be obvious, but have a huge effect on durability and performance. For example: - Bearings: All bearings used by Wyma are world-class. They are purchased directly from trusted suppliers to ensure high quality and consistency.… Read more

  • Interko eyes North American ripening opportunities

    Interko eyes North American ripening opportunities

    INTERKO, the leading manufacturer of profitable ripening solutions for the global fresh fruit industry, is planning to expand its presence on the North American market on the back of growing business in the USA.The innovative Dutch company is eager to bring the benefits of its state-of-the-art,… Read more