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Vanmark delivers hydrocutting system to frozen fast-food company

Industrial produce and potato processing equipment manufacturer Vanmark has built and delivered a hydrocutting system for a leading Indian company in ... continue reading »

Ag tech company extending microbial products to vegetable crops

Ag tech company BioConsortia has extended its line of microbial products beyond cereal crops to potatoes and other vegetables. Field trial results ... continue reading »

Norwegian tech company raises $11.5M to bolster US vineyard presence

Norwegian technology company Saga Robotics has raised $11.5 million in growth capital to help position the company for growth in America and the UK. ... continue reading »

US reps express AEWR concerns in letter to appropriations committees

A letter expressing concerns about H-2A rising wage rates, signed by 75 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, has been sent to the House and S... continue reading »

UC Davis program to explore trends, best practices in bottling

The University of California, Davis Department of Viticulture & Enology is presenting a Bottling & Packaging program on Feb. 15. The event,... continue reading »

IFPA names first-ever vice president of sustainability

The International Fresh Produce Association has promoted its director of sustainability to the organization’s first-ever vice president of sustainab... continue reading »

Calavo exploring sale of Fresh Cut Business for $100 million

Calavo Growers is exploring the sale of its Fresh Cut Business to focus on its core avocado and guacamole offerings. The potential sale, to F&S... continue reading »

More than $112M now available to Florida producers affected by Hurricane Idalia

Florida has launched two agricultural disaster recovery programs with more than $112 million in funding for farmers, ranchers and growers affected by ... continue reading »

EFI expanding certification offerings to allow customized auditing

Equitable Food Initiative, a nonprofit organization that partners with growers, farmworkers, retailers and consumer groups to increase food supply cha... continue reading »

California citrus grower joins ReposiTrack Traceability Network

Kings River Packing, a California-based eighth-generation citrus grower and distributor, has joined ReposiTrak’s Traceability Network ahead of the ... continue reading »