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Upcoming Webinar: Invisible Forces: Innovative Uses of Gas Analysis in Cold Storage, Ripening and Food Innovation

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Oct. 28, 2019

Managing atmospheric gases plays a critical role in the development of harvested fruit in ripening, storage and packaging, while progressive strategies in this area add value, enhance market access and reduce losses. Join us for our upcoming webinar - Invisible Forces: ...

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Regulating Fertilizer Applications in Agriculture For Healthier Crops & Environment

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Oct. 28, 2019

Farm Fertilizer - A Double-Edged Sword The excessive use of fertilizers is one of the main causes of the environmental impact of industrial agriculture. The notion that more is better has caused more harm than good to farming, as well ...

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Detecting Plant Root Diseases & Pests

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Oct. 15, 2019

Early detection means early root disease control Soil-borne pests and diseases are harder to detect than those on the aerial parts of a plant. Visible symptoms in leaves and stem appear only in the final stages of the attacks. If ...

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NIR Vs. Penetrometer to Judge Produce Quality

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Oct. 8, 2019

Dry Matter Assessment or Firmness - Alternatives to the Penetrometer Though firmness has been popularly used to assess the quality of fruit, fruit dry matter is now increasingly being used instead. It is necessary to understand both traits to find ...

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