Technology news stories with a direct relevance to the UK fresh produce business, including updates on production and harvesting systems, sorting and grading machinery, packaging, coldstorage and controlled atmosphere, digital management, robots and automation, vertical farming, artificial intelligence, and machine learning.
Agritech innovator moves building but stays within Lincoln Science & Innovation Park as part of growth that has seen the business make 12 recent appointments
Comment: Fresh produce firms must remain agile to meet fluctuating demand, as well as considering investment in automation and AI, as they face up to supply chain instability, inflation, labour shortages and climate change
Retailers including Aldi, Lidl, Delhaize, ICA and M&S among those who attended the leading event for the global berry business
Clock House Farm’s plant propagation business Linton Growing celebrates second successful season
Freshfel calls on global actors to introduce international sanitary and phytosanitary standards to facilitate international trade and market access
Fruitnet’s annual event for the international berry business returns to Rotterdam on 15 November
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Former Capespan and Unifruco chairman rewarded for his conservation work on his family fruit farm in Elgin, South Africa
The climate action group is calling on more businesses in the UK to take immediate action on climate change, including efforts on food waste and plastic packaging
Tesco Exchange offers suppliers the chance to trade surplus stock among themselves