Is Infrared spectral analysis (NIR) coming to your smartphone?
June 19, 2022In the potato industry several analytical applications based on Near Infra Red (NIR) are used to characterize products. A German research institute sees applications even at home and is therefore working towards an NIR sensor small enough to fit your phone.
Unleashing AI and Big Data on Potatoes - from Mud to French Fries
March 28, 2018By analysing potato production data, information systems specialist Professor Wolfgang Maaß and his team want to help farmers and food companies identify potential benefits and optimize their processes.
Digital standards urgently needed in the Food Supply Chain
February 11, 2018Mike Riley, Head of TOMRA Food is making the case for digital standards during the Fruit Logistica. TOMRA Food is initiating cross-industry working groups to accelerate development.
High Tech for Farms: Bosch moves into Agricultural Technology Market worth billions
November 13, 2017Using sensors to determine the best time for harvesting and steering automated tractors across fields, the market for agricultural technology is growing worldwide. It is also a lucrative field for Bosch. 'Bosch can do more than cars and cordless screwdrivers. We are bringing high tech to farms, opening up a market worth billions.'
Tolsma-Grisnich shows Potato Storage Innovations at Agritechnica
November 12, 2017Agritechnica will be the 'Centre of Innovation' for anyone who wants to be updated on the latest global developments in the agribusiness. Tolsma-Grisnich, a regular exhibitor at this event, will show its innovations for the storage of potatoes
Mooij Agro builds potato storage with humidification for Lamb Weston Grower in Germany
October 31, 2017Potato Storage Specialist Mooij Agro announced that they have built a potato storage for a Lamb Weston potato grower in Titz, Germany.