leafy greens

TOMRA group has food traceability technology solutions

End-to-end traceability in the food supply chain can do more than safeguard against potential disasters, particularly at the processing stage. Geo... continue reading »

Anti-pathogen packaging solution introduced by Aptar

Aptar Food + Beverage has launched InvisiShield platform technology, which is, according to the company, a first-of-its-kind anti-pathogenic packagin... continue reading »

Thermo-reflective screens show positive results for lettuce growing

Arrigoni, a leading international company in the production of technical fabrics for agriculture, has presented new tests on the effectiveness of the ... continue reading »

LGMA offers leafy greens industry tips on containing coronavirus spread

As the U.S. steps up efforts to contain the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, the California LGMA has share some important facts about lettuce and t... continue reading »

FDA outlines plan to combat leafy greens E. coli outbreaks

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its outline of a plan to reduce E. coli outbreaks in leafy greens on March 5. Download the plan... continue reading »

BrightFarms expands distribution to Food Lion stores in Virginia

BrightFarms is expanding distribution in the Mid-Atlantic region with retail partner Ahold-Delhaize USA. The expansion will include over 330 Food Lion... continue reading »

Study eyes viability of indoor farming to grow leafy greens

A multi-university team of horticulturists, engineers and agricultural economists led by Michigan State University (MSU) has received a four-year, $2.... continue reading »

BrightFarms opens 280,000-square foot farm in Pennsylvania

Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania-based BrightFarms, a supplier of locally grown salads for supermarkets, opened its largest greenhouse on Jan. 28. The new ... continue reading »

LG to debut indoor gardening appliance for greens and herbs

LG Electronics (LG) will unveil an indoor gardening appliance at the CES 2020 trade show — the manufacturer’s first foray into indoor gardening. ... continue reading »

Romaine E. coli update: 138 confirmed cases, investigation ongoing

On Dec. 19, the CDC and FDA released updates regarding the E. coli O157:H7 investigation linked to romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California.... continue reading »