Processing & Supply Chain - Articles, Stories & Interviews

First ICA Maxi Store in Sweden, One of 84 Grocery Locations, Launches Sale of Onsite-Grown Produce

Freight Farms customer ICA Maxi Högskolan now offers customers leafy greens grown onsite just steps from in-store shelves

Investing in ag? Look to Global AgInvesting's conferences for insight

Global AgInvesting New York is the world's preeminent gathering of agriculture investment stakeholders where more than 700 attendees will converge for a comprehensive overview of the ag investment landscape and a clear idea of where the real money is moving in the space.

Can “Unhealthy” Soils Consistently Produce Exceptional Yields?

In some circles, soil health tends to end up in a discussion about farming practices – almost a checklist of do’s and don’ts. Other approaches try to quantify soil health with a test.

Winter Farming and LPG Energy

For farmers looking for a greener, cheaper and more effective off-grid fuel solution that’s reliable even in colder seasons, LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) could be an alternative.

MiR500 Mobile Cobots Make Traffic Safer in Kverneland’s Factory

“The robot saves at least five hours in transport time a week, and the working day is quieter and calmer,” Broberg said. “I already take 15,000 to 17,000 steps a day in my job, so I definitely don’t miss the walk to the pallet stacker."

Smart Greenhouse Changing Agriculture: Next Hot Trend in Smart Farming

The developing requirement for smart cultivating inferable from the massively rising populace is one of the key factors that is anticipated to enhance the development of the global smart greenhouse market in the following couple of years.

From beef blockchain to swine sensors, The Pearse Lyons Accelerator selects startups on the cutting edge of ag-tech

Record number of startups apply for third year of The Pearse Lyons Accelerator.

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Hydroponic Operation Closes Offering Via Harvest Returns' Platform

Kentucky Fresh Harvest's facility will be able to produce approximately three to four million cherry tomatoes per year by 2020. Their facility also strives to be efficient, saving up to 135,000 gallons of water per day and 40 percent less fertilizer.

RIO Investment Partners Launches New Agri-Food Venture Capital Fund

RIO invests in all aspects of the agri-food tech continuum from agricultural productivity to novel protein technologies to healthy foods.

XPRIZE Identifies 10 Future Breakthroughs Required to Protect Our Forests

XPRIZE designs and operates global competitions to incentivize the development of technological breakthroughs that accelerate humanity toward a better future.

Processing & Supply Chain - News Headlines

PathProven® from Performance Food Group Providing First-Ever DNA Trace Back System from Farm to Plate in North America

"Working with our partners at IdentiGEN, and throughout the supply chain has allowed us to build the largest Beef Program in the U.S. that can link the steak on a plate to the specific animal and source"

Farmers Edge Adds In-Cab Intelligence to Precision Digital Platform

App-Based Tool Delivers Universal Connectivity, In the Cab and Remotely, to Provide Decision Support and Simplified Record-Keeping for Accurate Profit Analysis

GROWMARK FS Acquisition Expands Reach into North Country of New York

GROWMARK FS is reaching out to customers of Miller Spraying, and looking forward to providing expanded solutions for current and future customers in New York's North Country.

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Sierra Instruments, Inc.- InnovaMass. Reinvented.
Sierra Instruments, Inc.- InnovaMass. Reinvented.

Sierra Instruments, Inc.- InnovaMass. Reinvented.

Sierra was the first to introduce a combination volumetric vortex and multivariable mass flow meter in 1997. Today, Sierra's completely redesigned InnovaMass® iSeries™ 240i/241i builds on two decades of success measuring five process variables for gas, liquid and steam with one connection. Now, with the latest hyper-fast microprocessors, robust software applications, field diagnostic and adjustment capability, and a new state-of-the-art flow calibration facility, Sierra's vortex iSeries delivers precision, performance, and application flexibility never before possible.

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