Technology news stories with a direct relevance to the fresh produce business in Australia and New Zealand, 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.
As Qatar Airways Cargo’s Miguel Rodriguez underlines the importance of fresh fruit, vegetables and flowers to its business, a more technologically advanced future appears on the company’s radar
Leading trade fair gears up for digital revolution in agriculture, with expanded focus on smart farming and technology startups
New irradiation trade pathway for mango and lychee exports approved
Australian exotic and native mushroom production to receive technological boost from Queensland University of Technology project
Expert speakers predict higher costs and a higher bar in terms of quality for the soft fruit sector during the leading annual event for the international berry business
AgPick Technology chief executive says growers can use readily available technology to ensure compliance
Woolworths-backed startup helps growers find buyers for excess fresh produce
Global Pac Technologies and Robotics Plus celebrate the billionth piece of fruit robotically packed by Aporo machines
Citrus packing business sold to MFC while citrus orchard holdings set to hit the market
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Kiwifruit marketer expects to ship 193m trays of New Zealand-grown kiwifruit thanks to improved growing conditions
Businesses can secure support for projects that drive innovation and provide sustainability benefits
Australasia’s premier marketing award for the fresh produce and floral industries returns in 2024 as part of the Horticulture Awards for Excellence