Technology

JBT commits to continuing to build on strong record for sustainability

JBT Corporation, the technology solutions provider to the global food and beverage industry, has committed to continuing to support customers worldwide improve sustainability through an increase in yields, a reduction in unnecessary wastage and greater... more »

Key Technology introduces integrated sorting system for fresh-cut apples

Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, introduces its new sorting system for fresh-cut apple products. This versatile solution integrates Key’s Iso-Flo shakers, rotary sizing and grading systems, belt conveyors and... more »

Munckhof chooses partner to supply the controls for its Pluk-O-Trak

An adequate harvesting workforce and a speedy response to new customer requirements. These are the current challenges for businesses that grow fruit, nuts and olives. According to a news release, Munckhof Fruit Tech Innovators aims... more »

Deere begins production of protective face shields for healthcare workers.

John Deere, in collaboration with the UAW, the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association, announced April 9 it is producing protective face shields at John Deere Seeding Group in Moline, Illinois.... more »

Tools developed to help fruit harvesting, processing

The benefits of being able to assess fruit quality and maturity in the field and in storage are many. Knowing the best time to harvest, store or process fruit can extend shelf life, ensure quality,... more »

AgBiome named a 2020 Thrive Top 50 growth stage company

AgBiome Inc., which develops products from microbes isolated from the soil microbiome, announced for the third year in a row the company has been included in the Thrive Top 50 Report, an annual ranking of... more »

SVG Ventures releases 2020 Thrive Top 50 and Top 50 Food Tech Reports

SVG Ventures-Thrive in partnership with Forbes Live have released the 2020 Thrive Top 50 AgTech and Top 50 FoodTech Research Reports. For the past three years, SVG Ventures has compiled a list of the Top... more »

The Smart-Apply Intelligent Spray Control System wins award

The Smart-Apply Intelligent Spray Control System  by Smart Guided Systems has been selected for the Davidson Prize, a high honor for agricultural innovations that are projected to have a significant impact on agricultural production, efficiency, or... more »


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