Potato News from Norway
Firma de convenio con Yara para el uso de fertilizantes verdes
January 30, 2023
El Parque Papas firmó con la empresa Noruega Yara, líder mundial en producción de fertilizantes minerales, un acuerdo comercial para el suministro de fertilizantes verdes.
TOMRA Food appoints first Global Category Director for Vegetables and Fruit for its processed business area
January 10, 2023
TOMRA Food continues to sharpen its focus on sorting and peeling solutions precisely tailored to food categories. TOMRA Food's Processed Food business area has appointed its first Global Category Director for Vegetables and Fruit.
How the best steam peelers can significantly reduce food waste on vegetable processing lines
December 11, 2022
Food waste is financial waste, yet when processing lines peel vegetables, they often let huge amounts of raw material get thrown away. Food losses can be as high as 30% during mechanical peeling and 20% with low-tech steam peelers.
TOMRA Food appoints new regional sales director EMEA for TOMRA processed food
November 29, 2022
TOMRA Food has appointed Christian Tougaard to Regional Sales Director EMEA for TOMRA Processed Food, part of TOMRA Food. Christian’s appointment follows the reorganization earlier this year of TOMRA Food into two business areas
Yara calls for urgent action to reduce Europe’s food dependency on Russia
October 10, 2022
Yara calls on the European Union and national governments to act urgently and decisively to ensure Europe reduces, and not strengthens, its dependency on Russia for food and fertilizers.
TOMRA celebrates its 50th anniversary by announcing world without waste mission
April 02, 2022
TOMRA, the global provider of advanced collection and sorting solutions, celebrated its 50th anniversary on 31st March. Each of the Group’s four divisions - Collection, Food, Recycling, and Mining – marked the milestone by declaring a collective mission for the future
Yara and Kyushu Electric Power explore Clean Ammonia collaboration in Japan
September 27, 2021
Yara International ASA, a leading global ammonia player and Kyushu Electric Power Co., Inc (Kyushu), a Japan-based power generation company, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding
Yara acquires Finnish Ecolan to expand its organic fertilizer business
September 01, 2021
Yara Suomi Oy announced today the acquisition of Ecolan Oy, a Finnish producer of recycled fertilizers. This is Yara’s first acquisition in the organic fertilizer segment.
Chemical fertilizer with a zero carbon footprint one step closer with the launch of HEGRA
August 17, 2021
The company HEGRA is launched at Herøya, Porsgrunn, with former Statnett CEO, Auke Lont as Chairman.The company aims to electrify and decarbonize the ammonia plant at Herøya.
The Board of Tomra Systems ASA appoints Tove Andersen as President and CEO for the TOMRA Group
May 03, 2021
The board of directors of Tomra Systems ASA has appointed Tove Andersen (b. 1970) as new President and CEO of TOMRA Group. Tove joins from Yara International ASA where she has had a successful international career for 24 years, most recently as Executive Vice President Europe.