Five tonnes of pears have been stolen from a farm in Portland, Victoria.
Australian vegetable growers could be wrapping up their precious produce this winter, with research showing commercial frost cloths, known as 'fleece', are an effective weapon against frost and low temperatures.
Heat and Control's vacuum fryer technology, Unitized Vacuum Fryer (UVF), enables snack manufacturers to expand their processing capabilities.
Melbourne-based antipasto manufacturer Pronto e Fresco has entered voluntary administration.
New Zealand authorities have issued a recall of a frozen berry product, due to a suspected Hepatitis A link.
Key Technology has enhanced its Rotary Sizing and Grading Systems.
It seems that tomatoes, like people, can benefit greatly from a nice warm bath.
Cross-contamination in commercial processing facilities that prepare spinach and other leafy greens for the market can make people sick. But researchers are reporting a new, easy-to-implement method that could eliminate or reduce such incidences.
Spraying Systems has developed an automated system that adds moisture to the fruit prior to the application of produce stickers, allowing for stronger adhesion.
Edible, invisible barcode equivalents are on the verge of revolutionalising traceability in the fresh produce and processed foods industries.
The GDM 35 Grape Destemmer is suitable for the automatic destemming of grapes, loosening the grapes without damaging them.
Listeria monocytogenes like moist, damp conditions, and rain or irrigation creates soil conditions that are more hospitable to the bacteria. Now new research has shown that if farmers put off harvesting for at least 24 hours following rain or irrigation, the likelihood of exposing consumers to the bacteria is reduced.
Kronen's AMS 220 is a pineapple and melon peeling machine.
Summit Machinery Services has introduced the FAM LIFIS² belt slicer.
Sorting equipment from TOMRA Sorting Solutions has enabled a California raisin processor to continually improve quality and grow its business, while reducing labour costs.