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  • Bizerba‘s Pro Series, increased performance and new design

    Bizerba‘s Pro Series, increased performance and new design

    Powered by a high-performance Intel® Quad Core processor, the new scale families of BIZERBA‘s Pro series boast the most up-to-date design and the latest technology. Their large memory capacity enables the implementation of new features in order to meet individual requirements. Featuring a fan-less housing for… Read More

  • Testimonials:

    Testimonials: "Interko’s systems result in the most evenly ripened bananas because they really control the maturity process of the fruit"

    Developing bespoke ripening systems to suit specific requirements means customer service and satisfaction is key to INTERKO. Read what Giancarlo Baghetti from Profrío (Chile) has to say about working with Interko and its products. “Interko’s systems result in the most evenly ripened bananas because they really… Read More

  • Technological revolution in postharvest

    Technological revolution in postharvest

    In order to optimize the application of postharvest treatments, DECCO has developed Fullcover. This equipment uses an ultra-low volume applicator with the generation of electrostatic charges, greatly reducing the need of water and ensuring a homogeneous fruit coating. If you want to know more, please join Decco in… Read More

  • CO.N.I.P. celebrates 20 years contributing to the plastic packaging circular economy

    CO.N.I.P. celebrates 20 years contributing to the plastic packaging circular economy

    CO.N.I.P., Consorzio Nazionale Imballaggi in Plastica, the first voluntary association of producers of plastic packaging approved by the Italian Osservatorio Nazionale sui Rifiuti, celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. The association is made up of producers of containers and pallets, agri-food companies,… Read More

  • Rechargeable battery for the Humidity iPlug pdf logger and for the Multi-use temperature logger iPlug PDF

    Rechargeable battery for the Humidity iPlug pdf logger and for the Multi-use temperature logger iPlug PDF

    The Multi-use temperature logger iPlug PDF and the Humidity iPlug pdf logger, by SWITRACE, are now available with rechargeable battery. Characteristics of the Humidity iPlug pdf logger include Single or multi use, LCD screen providing temperature information, Single Start & Stop button, Traceable accuracy… Read More

  • Good results with organic fertilization in beet

    Good results with organic fertilization in beet

    The beet (Beta vulgaris L.) vegetable is of great importance in the Brazilian market, mainly by having high nutritional values in consumer diet. Thus, the objective of this work was to evaluate the effects of organic and mineral fertilization on the production and post-harvest quality of beet. The experiment… Read More

  • Tomato Field Day in Egypt: new tomato TOM054

    Tomato Field Day in Egypt: new tomato TOM054

    The SAKATA Middle East team, together with our Egyptian distributor Mohammad Farid Gaara and partners, held an open day in Egypt to promote the new determinate tomato TOM054. Growers, traders and young plant raisers participated in this event. This new variety is performing extremely well: very good hot set, high… Read More

  • Safe, precise and reliable: Bizerba introduces the new product portfolio for hazardous areas

    Safe, precise and reliable: Bizerba introduces the new product portfolio for hazardous areas

    From manual weighing to filling, inspecting, commissioning, and documentation: Being highly reliable, the weighing terminals for hazardous areas and the variety of load receptors from BIZERBA‘s iL range are specifically designed for hazardous areas. Ranging from solutions for simple weighing and inspection… Read More

  • First

    First "All Africa Congress on Synthetic Pesticides, Environment, Human and Animal Health"

    Worldwide, an estimated 3.5 billion kilograms of pesticides are applied to crops each year, and that number is steadily increasing as developing nations are steadily transitioning over to chemical-based agriculture in a misguided and misinformed effort to increase yield and lower cost. According to the UN, 90% of… Read More

  • Gas sensors could detect and monitor early soft rot development in potatoes with considerable accuracy

    Gas sensors could detect and monitor early soft rot development in potatoes with considerable accuracy

    Soft rot caused mainly by the bacterium Pectobacterium carotovorum is a major cause of potato post-harvest storage losses. This work reports on pre-symptomatic detection and monitoring of soft rot under laboratory and commercial research store conditions by means of an array of gas sensors (specifically metal oxide,… Read More