Equipment

Newtec has long history in produce sorting, grading

When Newtec constructed the first AI-based grading machine for potatoes in 1997, it was before: WiFi was introduced Facebook.com was registere... continue reading »

Dilution Solutions announces new peracetic acid control panel for wash water

Dilution Solutions has announced a new peracetic acid (PAA) control panel designed to minimize the spread of pathogens, such as E. coli and listeria, ... continue reading »

Valent U.S.A. opens facility in Northern California

Valent U.S.A. has opened a new state-of-the-art facility in San Ramon, California, called the North American Innovation Center (NAIC), that physically... continue reading »

Efficiency, ease of sanitation focus of Urschel’s new dicer, cutter

Each year, Produce Processing visits Fruit Logistica in Berlin to check out the latest machinery launches. This year, we visited Urschel to check out ... continue reading »

Compac’s new produce inspection module wins New Zealand tech award

Compac's UltraView produce inspection module has been recognized by the New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards program as the 2020 winner of the Most Innovative A... continue reading »

Oasis Grower Solutions adds nutrient supplement for leafy greens

Oasis Grower Solutions introduces Fortify, a liquid nutrient supplement, designed to optimize the growth performance and increase harvest weights w... continue reading »

Agrotextiles, insect screens offer help for melons

Melon and watermelon are among the most cultivated fruits in the world, but professional producers face various obstacles to obtain satisfactory resul... continue reading »

Produce sorting equipment data useful from processing line back to the field

Although sorting equipment is capable of collecting an incredible amount of data, most of that data goes unused. But that data can be extremely valuab... continue reading »

Project taps plasma technology to disinfect wash water

Drexel University research team is working to harness technology similar to that used in plasma televisions and fluorescent lights to develop an effec... continue reading »

SmartWash Solutions releases updated water line monitoring platform

SmartWash Solutions has release PPDL 2020, which features significant enhancements to Process Pro Data Live (PPDL), the online tool for produce proces... continue reading »