BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Thermo King to Address Customer Needs for Marine Temperature Control Technologies at the Intermodal Europe Show

    Thermo King to Address Customer Needs for Marine Temperature Control Technologies at the Intermodal Europe Show

    Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, will welcome visitors at the booth B10 of the Intermodal Europe show. Read more

  • Kenya Flower Council joins Flower Logistics Africa 2016 as official partner

    Kenya Flower Council joins Flower Logistics Africa 2016 as official partner

    Flower Logistics Africa (FLA), a new and first of its kind initiative by Logistics Update Africa (LUA), has received the support of Kenya Flower Council (KFC) as the ‘Official Partner’ for the two-day conference themed: “From farm to vase: Building sustainable cut flower supply chain”. Read more

  • The fresh produce industry’s first MA/MH bulk flow packaging

    The fresh produce industry’s first MA/MH bulk flow packaging

    An innovative new product for automated packaging is about to be unveiled at the upcoming PMA Fresh Summit that could be the future of MA/MH bulk packaging! Johnson Matthey has developed a unique MA/MH film structure that is applicable for flow pack machines. “The implications of our new technology Xflow are significant”, says Dr. Gary Ward, Technical Development Manager at Read more

  • New carrot line in Poland tops the bill

    New carrot line in Poland tops the bill

    As part of an ongoing commitment to the export vegetable market, Tong Engineering has completed another large-scale carrot handling facility, capable of handling 40 tonnes of crop per hour, for Polish fruit and vegetable producer, Polfarm. The custom built stainless steel washing, grading and processing line incorporates some of the largest washing and cooling equipment manufactured by Tong Engineering, including a 12.5 metre long, 15000kg capacity wet hopper Read more

  • Fresh ideas in AM packaging

    Fresh ideas in AM packaging

    Fresh Ideas: Since the acquisition of StePac by Johnson Matthey’s Atmosphere Control Technologies business, there has been a lot going on behind the scenes, arguably none more so than in the technical R&D team. This article gives an Read more

  • AGRINEO, water treatment with no residues

    AGRINEO, water treatment with no residues

    Agrineo, by WaterDiam, is an innovative technology for water treatment without chemicals. WaterDiam has developed a dedicated and modular machine for fruit and vegetable disinfection by DiaClean electrochemical modules, with diamond electrodes, “Agrineo”. Agrineo is a compact and customized unit running the DiaClean technology. This modular concept performs effective water treatments by diamond electrodes to restore and protect domestic as industrial water quality. What is Agrineo? Agrineo is a fully automated electronic modular station for water disinfection that uses a… Read more

  • Dutch flower innovation receives prestigious American award

    Dutch flower innovation receives prestigious American award

    The groundbreaking technology promises to be a game changer in the floral industry. Now making it possible to store, sell and send fresh flowers without the use of water whilst maintaining their freshness. The technique evolves around measuring the oxygen demand of flowers (every flower breathes differently) and using a laser to create just the right amount and size of holes in a special film packaging developed by Uflex Ltd, India. The Microscopically small holes created by the laser ensure that the packed flowers receive just the right amount of Read more

  • TOP wants to improve long-shelf-life products

    TOP wants to improve long-shelf-life products

    Innovation company TOP bv celebrates its tenth anniversary. Since the start in 2006, TOP focuses successfully on product development, process design and innovation management. After many innovations for refrigerated products, TOP now wants to focus on the quality of long-shelf-life products. Ten years ago, in June 2016, TOP was founded by Wouter de Heij, Frank Giezen, Bert Tournois and Herman Feil. In their work at the research branch of Wageningen University, they saw how innovation initiated by the academic world Read more

  • New international statistics launched on flowers and plants

    New international statistics launched on flowers and plants

    International Statistics – Flowers and Plants 2015 is now available. The latest volume contains the current available data on the global production and trade of ornamental flowers and plants. New for this year are: two additional plant types in the Products chapter – Flowering plants (indoor) and Green plants (indoor), Vietnam has been added to the Area and Production chapter, and trade data for Australia and Vietnam is Read more

  • New Introductory Video for LogTag Range of Loggers

    New Introductory Video for LogTag Range of Loggers

    A brand new introductory video is now available in CiK website, which in just a few minutes presents the globally used LogTag range of data loggers and highlights typical industries, sectors and applications in which these are used. LogTag products are specifically designed to meet the growing demand for cost effective data logging solutions. Read more