BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • AgroFresh launches “Life Ultra” edible coating as it expands its VitaFresh™ botanicals plant-based platform

    AgroFresh launches “Life Ultra” edible coating as it expands its VitaFresh™ botanicals plant-based platform

    AGROFRESH SOLUTIONS, Inc., a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced the launch of VitaFresh™ Botanicals – Life Ultra, a plant-based, edible coating to keep produce fresh and reduce food loss and waste. Life Ultra uses an innovative nano emulsion process to generate smaller particles for superior coating coverage and fruit protection. The nano emulsion technology was developed by Embrapa Instrumentation (part of the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation), UFSCar (the Federal University of São Carlos – Brazil) and QGP Química. Read more

  • AgroFresh appoints Clinton A. Lewis Jr. as Chief Executive Officer

    AgroFresh appoints Clinton A. Lewis Jr. as Chief Executive Officer

    AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGFS) (the “Company”), a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced that Clinton A. Lewis Jr. has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Lewis succeeds Jordi Ferre as Chief Executive Officer, who is expected to work with Mr. Lewis and the rest of the team in the coming weeks to ensure a smooth transition. Mr. Lewis brings 30-plus years of experience in the life sciences space, serving in a number of national and international leadership roles at Pfizer and… Read more

  • Camposol will adopt AgroFresh’s VitaFresh™ botanicals coatings to preserve avocado freshness

    Camposol will adopt AgroFresh’s VitaFresh™ botanicals coatings to preserve avocado freshness

    AGROFRESH SOLUTIONS, Inc., a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced that Peruvian produce leader Camposol has decided to adopt the company’s VitaFresh™ Botanicals plant-based, edible coatings to increase the shelf life of ripened avocados commercialized in Europe, the United States and China. VitaFresh Botanicals is a proprietary, plant-based portfolio of solutions for a wide variety of crops including avocados, citrus and mangos. Its coating range utilize “anti-thirst” technology to boost the skin’s natural protection, creating a “double skin”… Read more

  • AgroFresh announces launch of plant-based coatings under VitaFresh™ Botanicals brand

    AgroFresh announces launch of plant-based coatings under VitaFresh™ Botanicals brand

    AGROFRESH SOLUTIONS, INC., a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced the launch of plant-based, edible coatings for produce freshness under the VitaFresh™ Botanicals brand. This launch represents another step forward in AgroFresh’s decades-long commitment to providing the most innovative solutions to extend produce shelf life, reduce food loss/food waste and deliver superior eating experiences to consumers. Read more

  • AgroFresh’s citrus line of post-harvest solutions protects produce, enables broader international trade

    AgroFresh’s citrus line of post-harvest solutions protects produce, enables broader international trade

    Reducing food waste is one of the main challenges facing the agricultural sector. What’s more, access to fresh fruit is crucial to people looking to boost their immune systems this winter season. AgroFresh offers a wide and deep range of solutions that guarantee the quality, health and food safety of fruits at all stages of post-harvest. Extensive experience in research, development and innovation, and a relentless focus on the customer, enables the company to offer personalized, quality service for a wide range of crops. AgroFresh solutions extend the shelf life of fruits and vegetables,… Read more

  • AgroFresh expands rollout of AgTech Innovation with leading australian fruit grower, Montague

    AgroFresh expands rollout of AgTech Innovation with leading australian fruit grower, Montague

    AGROFRESH SOLUTIONS, Inc., a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced that Montague, one of Australia’s largest fruit growers, will utilize FreshCloud™ Quality Inspection to drive a comprehensive transformation of its entire quality system and decision-making for the management of fresh produce. Read more

  • AgroFresh’s Harvista™ solution brings wins Sadyogrody Award for innovative gardening products

    AgroFresh’s Harvista™ solution brings wins Sadyogrody Award for innovative gardening products

    AGROFRESH, a global leader in produce freshness solutions, has announced that its innovative Harvista™ 1.3SC technology has won the Sadyogrody Innovative Gardening Product Award. Hrv harvest is a normal practice used by growers to gain cover color and larger size. With the pre-harvest solution Harvista™ 1.3SC, grower can achieve control over how and when fruit ripens, and expand the harvest window for optimal color, size and firmness without the worry of over maturity. Read more

  • University of California, Davis study confirms better market life for plums treated with AgroFresh’s SmartFresh™ quality system

    University of California, Davis study confirms better market life for plums treated with AgroFresh’s SmartFresh™ quality system

    New research conducted by the University of California, Davis found significant quality benefits for plums and pluots using the SmartFresh™ Quality System, an industry-trusted solution that allows growers, packers and retailers to better manage ripening from the field to the consumer. AGROFRESH SOLUTIONS, Inc. (“AgroFresh” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:AGFS), a global leader in produce freshness solutions, has commercialized SmartFresh™ for more than 20 years and continues to expand its use globally. Read more

  • AgroFresh launches new Spanish website

    AgroFresh launches new Spanish website

    AgroFresh Solutions, Inc., a global leader in produce freshness solutions, has launched a new Spanish website to reinforce its commitment to engage with global customers. The new website provides users with access to AgroFresh’s expansive portfolio of integrated solutions for a range of crops, including stone fruit, avocadoes, apples, berries, melons, pears, bananas, tomatoes, citrus and kiwi, among others. Customers can seamlessly navigate AgroFresh’s digital portfolio of near- and post-harvest applications, detergents and disinfectants, waxes and coatings, fungicides and data-driven… Read more

  • AgroFresh launches FreshCloud™ Harvest View

    AgroFresh launches FreshCloud™ Harvest View

    AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (“AgroFresh”) (Nasdaq: AGFS), a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced the launch of FreshCloud™ Harvest View, an advanced digital service that equips customers with on-time information to optimize harvest management and achieve enhanced fruit quality and yield. FreshCloud Harvest View is an easy-to-use digital service that complements AgroFresh’s proprietary Harvista™ 1.3 SC technology, a near-harvest solution that provides flexibility to extend the harvest window, improve fruit quality and optimize labor management at harvest.… Read more