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  • TOMRA appoints Mark Host as Regional Sales Director for the Americas

    TOMRA appoints Mark Host as Regional Sales Director for the Americas

    TOMRA Sorting Food has hired food industry veteran, Mark Host, as the company’s Sales Director for the Americas. In his new position, Host, 43, will oversee TOMRA’s expansion throughout the Americas, including in Latin America where there is tremendous growth in fruit and vegetable processing, said Thomas… Read More

  • Ulma Packaging attended BP2017 to promote automation for the potato industry

    Ulma Packaging attended BP2017 to promote automation for the potato industry

    BP 2017, the biennial show brings the multi-billion pound potato industry together for a unique 'seed to shopping trolley' event and ULMA’s technical team attended, last November, to discuss the advantages of the company’s high-speed packaging technology for handling, processing and retailing the crop. Among… Read More

  • More about Postharvest - December 14th, 2017

    More about Postharvest - December 14th, 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 cherry flowers, http://www.florespedia.com/ Bagged avocados remain popular Bagioni presents… Read More

  • You can tailor-make the canvas of your speed door!

    You can tailor-make the canvas of your speed door!

    Have you thought about using your speed door as an advertising purpose or to promote your brand? To always meet the requirements of our customers, at ANGEL MIR we manufacture 100 % personalized high speed doors for each project and we offer the possibility to tailor-make the canvas of the speed door by printing a nice… Read More

  • Available now!: Fruit Maps, to predict peak harvest date

    Available now!: Fruit Maps, to predict peak harvest date

    Fruit Maps is the new development of the specialist in gas analysis, Felix Instruments, with Queensland Central University. The makers of the F-750 Produce Quality Meter introduce the first free interactive harvest map accessible in the office or field; it allows to track and record crop data. Fruit Maps records… Read More

  • Ozone treatment increased the shelf-life of carrots without altering the weight loss percentage, firmness and color

    Ozone treatment increased the shelf-life of carrots without altering the weight loss percentage, firmness and color

    Ozone (O3) is a powerful oxidant and is used in water treatment, pest disinfection and the removal of pesticides, mycotoxins and other contaminants from fruits and vegetables. However, the treatment conditions should be specifically determined for all types of products for the effective and safe use of ozone. The… Read More

  • Don’t let stones damage your profits

    Don’t let stones damage your profits

    Wyma’s Flume Destoner is a great choice when you need to remove stones from your produce flow. Removing stones early in your line minimises damage to produce and other equipment in your line. Wyma’s Flume Destoner works by using the different densities of stones and produce. Produce and stones are fed into the… Read More

  • Overview of the possible applications of beneficial fungi in the preharvest of cereals, grapes and apples, in order to control the attack of these crops by important mycotoxigenic plant pathogens

    Overview of the possible applications of beneficial fungi in the preharvest of cereals, grapes and apples, in order to control the attack of these crops by important mycotoxigenic plant pathogens

    The continuous pursuit of food quality, the need to feed an increasing global population and the legislative requirement to reduce the input of chemicals in the environment and in agriculture are seen as a very pressing “sword of Damocles”, all highlighting the importance of the discovery and development of… Read More

  • New technology of postharvest processing of coriander

    New technology of postharvest processing of coriander

    Technology of post-harvest processing of raw coriander, including stage-by-stage purification from impurities by fractionation on whole and split seeds and their further separate processing, has been developed. The object of the study was the composite sample of industrial raw coriander, obtained at the processing… Read More

  • TOMRA Sorting Food releases upgraded Nimbus BSI at Almond Conference 2017

    TOMRA Sorting Food releases upgraded Nimbus BSI at Almond Conference 2017

    TOMRA Sorting Food unveils upgrades to its ground-breaking Nimbus BSI sorter for the nut, dried fruit and other food industries at The Almond Conference 2017 in Sacramento, California, on December 5-7. The upgrades include new, user-friendly software, improved Biometric Signature Identification (BSI+) technology,… Read More