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Agriculture robotics event coming to Fresno in 2022

FIRA USA, an agriculture robotics event, is coming to Fresno, California, in October 2022. The event is designed to bring together specialty crop g... continue reading »


Local Bounti acquires Pete’s in greenhouse farming merger

Local Bounti, a U.S. indoor agriculture company combining vertical and greenhouse growing technologies, has acquired California-based compleme... continue reading »


Square Roots continues Midwest expansion

Square Roots, a technology company in indoor farming, and Gordon Food Service, one of the largest food distributors in North America, have opened a ne... continue reading »


Ontario investing $25M in food processing capacity

The Ontario, Canada government is investing up to $25 million over two years to build up the province’s food processing capacity. The new Str... continue reading »


The Giant Company’s John Ruane to keynote Organic Produce Summit

Developing a consistent shopping experience across all customer touchpoints and creating a seamless brand experience throughout every sales channel wi... continue reading »


Electronic Cold-Pasteurization hub in Texas receives USDA certification

Scantech Sciences is transitioning to a new name, Reveam, together with a reimagined brand promise, corporate identity and website. This announcement... continue reading »


Registration open for PACK EXPO International

Registration is now open for PACK EXPO International, a massive trade show and conventional dedicated to the packaging and processing industries. T... continue reading »


Kalera opening vertical farming leafy greens facility outside Denver

Colorado residents will soon be able to shop local for lettuce and microgreens from vertical farming producer Kalera, thanks to the opening of the com... continue reading »


Listeria outbreak linked to Dole bagged salads traced back to equipment

The FDA, CDC and local partners have concluded their investigation of a listeria outbreak linked to Dole packaged salads in late 2021. A total of 1... continue reading »


IFPA members testify in House ag committee hearing

Two members of the International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) testified during a House Agriculture Committee Subcommittee hearing on horticulture ... continue reading »