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Sector | Innovations

Post-harvest solution granted approval for use in Canada

Denise Junqueiro with Apeel Sciences

“Our technology provides shippers confidence for long haul shipments and to open up new export markets”

Japanese researchers create eggplants with high beta-carotene content

Nairobi, Helsinki, and Abeto:

Semillas Fitó introduces three new Dutch cucumber varieties with exclusive SmartQ genetics

Grell Naturkost GmbH & Co. KG
New chicory variety Schriek receives bioverita certification

"High disease resistance and attractive appearance"

How more than 60 million pieces of fruit were stopped going to waste last year

Conserving two Olympic-sized swimming pools of water annually

Verdant Technologies and Sobeys partner on iceless broccoli

Chad Miller – Agrivested

Higher export packouts result from tapping into symbiotic fungi

Produced by Ortofrutta Castello (Italy) from Lamboseed varieties

Il Rustico, an asparagus with a wild flavor

Using multispectral cameras to determine oranges' suitability for various products

Avocado ripeness checker debated by Australians

AgrigateOne invites industry to test-drive its market intelligence beta product

Prior to launching, demand for purple tomato already exceeds supply

Inaugurated by Salvi Vivai: browse the photo gallery!

A new micropropagation laboratory with 5 million potential plants

Tinus Venter – Janlouis Boerdery

Getting ready for the future

South Korea advances in cryopreservation for pear genetic resources

Tide turning against PVC cling film in the food industry:

Global uptake of Superthene polyethylene cling film

Maximised yields with minimised risk:

An integrated solution for a high-value cherry crop

Sr Innovative

Hose peg is popular thanks to its being practical

Predicting harvest time for UK peas with a new tool

Biogalta concept by Atef Barbouche

“Revolutionizing the greengrocer's profession through innovation”

Pierneef Smit – Berda Fruit South Africa:

Electric fourwheeler: “The most cost-effective agri vehicle available in South Africa”


New bell pepper varieties for the Spanish market

Michael Prinsloo – Nile Inputs Marketplace

Farmers now buy inputs right where they sell their produce

Advancements in smart orchard technology with DomAda-FruitDet

Nico van Schalkwyk, Fruitalyst

Successes in Germany & UK spur on South African seedless lemons

Farm Robotics Challenge for university students

Nursery plantings for 2024-2025 crop year have begun:

"We are in the process of obtaining EU-wide planting patents for two new strawberry varieties"

Semillas Fitó introduces Gasol, its new yellow bell pepper

CMI Orchards and Royal Family Farming unveil The Soil Center

Assessing fruit maturity with Near Infrared Quality Meters

University works on gold nanoparticles

Goa researchers claim breakthrough in producing nanoparticles using mushrooms

Cyber-physical heating system may protect apple blossoms in orchards

Indian ultraviolet tech boosts Vitamin D content in mushrooms


"Even more ToBRFV-resistant tomato varieties in 2024"

P-pack: thermosealed nets with wineglass label, REV's alternative to metal clips

Plastic packaging: it is time for monomaterial options

Extending the shelf-life of perishables while maintaining flavor and nutrients

Leafy greens can last longer thanks to some simple stickers

La Palma launches Taiyoo

200 USD Crown Melon coming to Europe

NaMa - a beefsteak tomato by Fogliati:

"Nato Maturo," a tomato that focuses on flavor and shelf-life

Corné Grundlingh, AJ Jansen van Vuuren, Dihan Blom - TopFruit

Climate adaptability top of mind with new cultivars

Canadian research looks at protective coating

Oat starch may help extend shelf life of produce

Gerhard Crous - Oukraalsvlei, Bergendal Maneberg

Unity is strength on Cape fruit and wine farm

Bloss: Introducing Wurtwinning's club variety at Fruit Logistica

ZON and BASF | Nunhems

Joining forces for round Intense tomato

ChillSafe becomes Citrus Australia corporate partner

AI-driven produce quality meters featured

Italy's Retilplast-branded solutions

Presenting two new roofing solutions for orchards and vegetables

L'Orto di Eleonora will explain its investments to buyers at the fair

"We are investing in the modernization and sustainability of agriculture"

New sustainable packaging boosts exotic mushroom longevity

TR Turoni to display a non-destructive tool at Fruit Logistica:

From tomatoes to small fruits: how to measure firmness