BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • 3 Must-have moisture meters for agriculture

    3 Must-have moisture meters for agriculture

    Industry professionals need to know how much water in the soil is available to their crops, what the moisture content (%MC) of plants are at the time of harvest, and whether their crops are at an appropriate moisture content for long-term storage. For the most consistent, accurate moisture measurements, we offer Delmhorst Moisture Meters. With the right agriculture moisture meter, farmers can get a fast and accurate moisture content measurement of their crops (or of available moisture in soil). Here’s the top three moisture meters of QA SUPPLIES for agriculture: 1. The KS-D1 Soil… Read more

  • Traceable Thermometer Fits CDC Recommendations for COVID Vaccine Storage

    Traceable Thermometer Fits CDC Recommendations for COVID Vaccine Storage

    QA Supplies offers a Min/Max Traceable® Thermometer for refrigerators and freezers that fulfills Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) requirements for temperature monitoring devices utilized with vaccine storage. Russ Holt, Sales & Marketing Manager at QA Supplies, states, “Investing in a reliable device is less expensive than replacing vaccines wasted due to the loss of potency that comes from storage at out-of-range temperatures.” CDC Temperature Monitoring Device Requirements According to the CDC, every vaccine storage unit and transport unit must have a… Read more

  • Fruit firmness testing anytime, anywhere

    Fruit firmness testing anytime, anywhere

    Valued for convenience, accuracy, and durability, the QA SUPPLIES FT Series Penetrometers allow fruit firmness testing to be done both in the field or in the lab. To accommodate desirable juiciness, crispiness, toughness, hardness, or fibrousness, fruit and vegetable texture must be evaluated. For quick, easy, and accurate firmness testing, our customers favorite the FT Series Penetrometers. Read more

  • All kind of penetrometers

    All kind of penetrometers

    QA Supplies counts on a range of penetrometers for any kind of need: FT Series Penetrometer, for fruit firmness testing, anytime, anywhere. Features include automatically freezing the peak firmness reading, scales clearly defined and easy to read, plunger tips marked for depth, rugged construction, aluminium dial, multiple stainless steel plunger tips and accessories, etc. FT011 penetrometer fits for citrus, melons, plums, and other soft fruits. FT327 penetrometer is recommended for apples, peaches, pears, avocado, kiwi, tomatoes. FT444 penetrometer is designed to measure… Read more

  • Adenosine Triphosphate testing detects bacteria invisible to the human eye

    Adenosine Triphosphate testing detects bacteria invisible to the human eye

    Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) testing is a rapid testing method used by industries such as agricultural, food processing, pharmaceutical manufacturing, sanitation, and a variety of other industries to quickly assess cleanliness of surfaces by detecting presence biological materials. ATP is an energy molecule found in all plant, animal, and microbial cells. It fuels metabolic processes such as cellular reproduction, muscle contraction, plant photosynthesis, respiration in fungi, and fermentation in yeast. All organic matter (living or once-living) contains ATP, including food, bacteria, mold,… Read more

  • Special offer: ripening kit from QA Supplies

    Special offer: ripening kit from QA Supplies

    A premium refractometer, penetrometer, and thermometer are included in the QA SUPPLIES Holiday Ripening Kit packed neatly inside a hardcover carrying case for on-the-go jobs, field use, and traveling. As a company, we recognize the need produce professionals have for accurate and reliable instruments when measuring temperature, fruit firmness, and sugar content (Brix%). These instruments are our customer top picks: Read more

  • Free & total chlorine meters add quality assurance to the produce washing process

    Free & total chlorine meters add quality assurance to the produce washing process

    Fresh produce goes through an intricate process of being washed to eliminate the presence of contaminating pathogens that could lead to food-borne illness. Among available sanitizers, chlorine is the most widely used in the fresh produce industry due to its low cost, ease of use, and effectiveness against vegetative bacteria some enteric viruses. Following harvest, produce is washed in what many call “chlorine baths.” Free chlorine concentrations are added and maintained in large pools of water or “wash water” at levels where no pathogens can be detected. Maintaining needed levels… Read more

  • Monitor Temperature & Humidity for Perishables with LogTag Data Recorders

    Monitor Temperature & Humidity for Perishables with LogTag Data Recorders

    QA Supplies recommends the UHADO-16 and HASO- 8 humidity and temperature loggers for monitoring current humidity and temperature readings simultaneously. These unique products are ideal for recording and monitoring the environment within a barn, warehouse, cooler, refrigerated transportation, and more. Multi-use Humidity and Temperature USB PDF Logger which measures and stores up to 16,000 humidity and temperature readings LogTag’s UHADO-16 is a multi-use Humidity and Temperature USB PDF Logger which measures and stores up to 16,000 humidity and temperature readings simultaneously… Read more

  • Last chance to order non-contact body temperature thermometers!

    Last chance to order non-contact body temperature thermometers!

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that businesses screen employee temperature daily using a non-contact thermometer. Quick checks for elevated skin temperature can prove to be a significant tool in reducing the spread of viruses and cross-infection, as fevers are one of the most common indicators of illness and overall health. Shop now HT20 Infrared Forehead Thermometer developed by QA SUPPLIES Read more

  • Key Tips for Using the HT20 Infrared Thermometer

    Key Tips for Using the HT20 Infrared Thermometer

    The the HT20 Infrared Thermometer, available by QA Supplies, is a non contact thermometer for 2 in 1 measurement, body temperature and surface temperature. Quick checks for elevated skin temperature can prove to be a significant tool in reducing the spread of viruses and cross-infection, as fevers are one of the most common indicators of illness and overall health. HT20 Infrared Non-Contact Forehead Thermometer Features counts on color led display, fever alarm and color indicator Read more