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Newtec unveils new weighing solution with memory pans

Newtec, a global manufacturer of weighing, packing and sorting machinery, has launched a new high-speed weighing solution with memory pans for portion... continue reading »

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CEA lettuce grower receives Michigan workforce development funding

Edible Garden, a controlled environment agriculture producer of locally grown, organic and sustainable produce, has received workforce development fun... continue reading »

JBT adds fully automated case de-stacker to equipment line

JBT is adding a fully automated case de-stacker to its Proseal line of case packing equipment. The CDS Case De-Stacker reduces manual handling and ... continue reading »

JBT to debut new processing, portioning technology at Anuga FoodTec 2024

Food and beverage technology company JBT is introducing new processing and portioning technologies at Anuga FoodTec 2024, set for March 19-22 in Colog... continue reading »

New $12.2M food and beverage manufacturing center open in Western Australia

A new $12.2 million food and beverage manufacturing center is expected to inject $100 million into Western Australia's economy. The Sustainable Inn... continue reading »

Navigating production line challenges in implementing high pressure processing

In the ever-evolving landscape of food technology, high pressure processing (HPP) has emerged as a transformative method, particularly revolutionizing... continue reading »

2024 Food Safety Summit to offer 2 new courses

Two new certificate courses will be offered at the 2024 Food Safety Summit, set for May 6-9 in Rosemont, Illinois, in addition to three returning cour... continue reading »

Slowed growth forecast for US vegetable production through 2033

U.S. production of vegetables and pulse crops is projected to grow just 4% from 2022 to 2033, according to the USDA’s recently released long-term ou... continue reading »

2022 Census of Agriculture shows decline in farms, rise in new producers

The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service's 2022 Census of Agriculture shows a continued decline in the total number of U.S. farms, though... continue reading »

AI holds potential for food production and processing

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about artificial intelligence. The ability of computers to mimic human thought and decision-making, to automate task... continue reading »