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  • Fruit health benefits

    Fruit health benefits

    There’s no secret behind fruits being a super food for helping lose weight and eliminate sugar cravings, explains NatureSeal blog. Packed with vitamins and minerals, these natural foods make the step to being healthier easy. Making a conscious effort to reach for these fruits over junk foods will help put you on… Read More

  • 3rd International on-line Course on Postharvest & Fresh-Cut Technologies

    3rd International on-line Course on Postharvest & Fresh-Cut Technologies

    There is still time to enrol in the 3rd International on-Line Course on Postharvest & Fresh-Cut Technologies offered by the Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena (UPCT, Spain). You can enrol now and complete it at your convenience up to July 31st 2018. The Course consists of 50 recorded videos of 30 min each, with a… Read More

  • Macfrut 2018, 25% of exhibitors are from abroad

    Macfrut 2018, 25% of exhibitors are from abroad

    MACFRUT 2018 is approaching and is scheduled for 9-11 May at the Rimini Expo Centre: this three-day event will feature key players in the fruit and vegetable sector, one of the leading sectors in Italy, which ranks second for “Made in Italy” agri-food exports. As exports continue to grow, so does Macfrut: more… Read More

  • Felix Instruments to be at CPMA Vancouver, BC April 23-26th 2018

    Felix Instruments to be at CPMA Vancouver, BC April 23-26th 2018

    Instruments from Felix Instruments- Applied Food Science will be available for demonstration the QA Supplies Booth at CPMA. Chelsea Gaya, Marketing Manager for Felix Instruments-applied Food Science will be available for meetings and demonstrations of the F-750 Produce Quality Meter, as well as the newest feature… Read More

  • Fresh-cut produce, science, and fake news: discussed in Macfrut on May 9, 2018

    Fresh-cut produce, science, and fake news: discussed in Macfrut on May 9, 2018

    One of the most interesting events in the Program of MACFRUT 2018, the workshop titled “Fresh-cut produce: Scientific approach vs. Fake news” will take place on Wednesday May 9, starting at 2:30 pm in the Ravezzi Room of the Fiera di Rimini. The workshop aims to clear up some of the most popular beliefs related to… Read More

  • More about Postharvest – 19th April 2018

    More about Postharvest – 19th April 2018

    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, Pelargonium x hortorum, http://www.florespedia.com/ 40 maps that explain food in America 41 new… Read More

  • The 22nd edition of Alimentaria starts in Barcelona

    The 22nd edition of Alimentaria starts in Barcelona

    This week will take place in Barcelona one of the most important fairs of how many are held in our country: Alimentaria 2018. As in other editions, and they are more than 20, the food products exposed again combine perfectly its agricultural origin with its final destination, consumption. The Spanish food industry… Read More

  • 2 Field Days in Agadir, Morocco

    2 Field Days in Agadir, Morocco

    The first one took place during the first week of March. 40 key dealers and growers attended this event and discovered SAKATA’s tomato, pepper and squash portfolio for the morrocan market. The second one, 12th to 16th March, was dedicated to moroccan exporters. More than 100 persons attended this event focused on… Read More

  • Non destructive firmness tester for a wide range of fruits

    Non destructive firmness tester for a wide range of fruits

    The FruitFirm meter, by T.R. TURONI, is a hand-held, self-contained device to test firmness of a wide range of fruits such as kiwifruit, cherries and other stone fruits, pears, olives, … Initially developed in New Zealand as a research tool to determining ripening & maturity stages, satisfies the need of a quality… Read More

  • Wyma Solutions annouces Paul Hornell as new Chief Financial Officer

    Wyma Solutions annouces Paul Hornell as new Chief Financial Officer

    Wyma Solutions (Wyma) are pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Hornell as their new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Paul comes to Wyma with over 20 years of financial experience and has a strong background in the manufacturing industry. For the last five years, he has been the CFO at a large Hamilton-based… Read More