Key Technology Introduces Zephyr™ Next-Generation Horizontal-Motion Conveyor
    October 20, 2020
    Featuring a patented direct drive with a counterbalance system, Zephyr's unique motion profile gently moves product with no segregation or stratification and at higher capacities than can be achieved with other horizontal motion conveyors.
    NewCold 'On Course' With New Cold Storage Facility
    October 20, 2020
    Preparations for NewCold's second UK deep freeze storage facility are fully on course, says the company and following the build commencement next month, the operation is expected to go live just one year later.
    Tomra Insight, the Powerful Industry 4.0 Data Platform, is Now available for the Food Industry
    October 20, 2020
    Following its successful launch last year by TOMRA Sorting Recycling, TOMRA Insight is now also being made available to TOMRA Mining customers, TOMRA Food and Compac, part of the TOMRA Food family. For all these industries, the platform is enhanced by new features and functionalities.
    Intersur Produce Cada Daño más de 100.000 Toneladas de Patatas en España y Francia
    October 19, 2020
    La empresa sevillana Intersur 2011 y la compañía albaceteña Agromar Hispana han creado el grupo Intersur, que produce ya más de 100.000 toneladas de patatas con destino a empaquetadores que las venden a los supermercados.
    Temporary chlorpropham MRL gets green light
    October 19, 2020
    It's a green light for a temporary Maximum Residue Limit (MRL) for the sprout inhibitor, chlorpropham. That level may be 0.4 mg/kg in ware potatoes. A European Union Standing Committee agreed to this in a digital vote.
    El mapa de los fabricantes de snacks y patatas fritas de Mercadona
    October 19, 2020
    El supermercado ha revelado que son ocho las empresas que fabrican sus snacks. Tienen sedes en Barcelona, Valencia o Ciudad Real, entre otras.
    Russian Federation increased potato exports by 36 percent
    October 16, 2020
    In the first nine months of this year, Russia exported 254,8 thousand tons of potatoes (food and seed), which is almost 36% more than in the same period last year.
    The Pre-Sprouting Crates From Bekuplast in Action: The Anrather Spargelhof in Willich Uses These Boxes.
    October 16, 2020
    With regard to potatoes, pre-germination is crucial for good growth. Pre-sprouting enables growers to achieve higher yields and start harvesting up to 6-8 weeks before 'normal' potatoes. It is important that the potatoes are evenly exposed and ventilated.
    First True Potato Seed (TPS) Trial of Solynta and Solidaridad in Mozambique Shows Great Potential
    October 16, 2020
    A first pilot using True Potato Seed (TPS) in Angonia District, Tete province in Mozambique, conducted by Solidaridad and Solynta shows great potential to drastically improve and innovate potato production in Mozambique.
    Looking for New Ways to Fuel Athletic Performance? Try A Potato
    October 16, 2020
    White potatoes are as effective as commercial sports products in exercise fueling, performance and recovery, according to research funded by the Alliance for Potato Research & Education.
    Report: The potato value chain in Morocco
    October 16, 2020
    The Wageningen Research Foundation (WR), being subsidised by the Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality in the context of the Policy Support 'Sustainable agricultural development in a food system approach' published a study on the potato value chain in Morocco.
    Boulder Canyon Debuts New Thin & Crispy Potato Chips Made With Avocado Oil
    October 16, 2020
    Boulder Canyon brings adventurous, flavorful snack food innovation to those seeking a better-for-you experience with their new Thin & Crispy potato chips.
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