Horticulture News

  • China’s January-February steel output up 9pc

    China's crude steel output rose by 9.2pc from a year earlier to 149.58mn t in January-February, as looser winter restrictions allowed mills to keep operations on line. Daily crude steel output averaged 2.54mn t/d in the two-month period, slightly higher than 2.46mn t/d in December but lower than 2.59mn t/d in November, data from the national statistics bureau (NBS) show. Output averaged 2.32mn ...


    By Argus Media Ltd.

  • UK HRC: Seesawing sterling stymies trade

    Sterling volatility dampened trade in the UK hot-rolled coil market this week, after the UK Parliament passed an amendment yesterday evening that could rule out a no-deal Brexit. TheArgusweekly domestic UK hot-rolled coil assessment dropped by £7.50/t to £480/t ddp West Midlands, primarily on the back of the stronger sterling but also competitive European pricing. The pound ...


    By Argus Media Ltd.

  • East Central Workshop: Sustainable Vegetable Seed Production for Farmers

    SFA East Central Chapter is hosting a workshop featuring Zachary Paige, “Sustainable Vegetable Seed Production for Farmers, from 10 a.m. to noon Sat., March 23, at the community room in Coborn’s, 209 6th Ave NE, Isanti. ...

  • Maja automatic – Cherry on top

    Poland is one of the main sour cherry producer in Europe and on the world. What do you have to do if want to be successful? Experience, knowledge and appropriate atmospheric conditions is the basis. Innovative approach to carrying out intense cherry orchards and the mechanization of the harvest is also important (cherry harvesters). Way to success Sour cherries and other stone ...


    By Weremczuk

  • Red raspberries harvesting with KAREN harvester in the main role

    Poland is one of the biggest world producers of raspberries. The increase of raspberries planting, in recent years, especially variety grown without supports, has resulted increased concern the subject of crop mechanization. The WEREMCZUK company take care of fruit growers needs and try to meet their expectations. For many months, we were working really intensive  on the new face of ...


    By Weremczuk

  • Sour cherries harvester FELIX-Z again presents its capabilities

    At the end of July, we had the pleasure to host in Poland  and Weremczuk FMR’s company our Hungarian dealer- together with a quite large group of cherries producers from this country. The main purpose of their visit was the opportunity to see the harvester FELIX-Z during work in cherries orchard. Taking advantage of one of ours customer’s kindness, who deals, among other things, ...


    By Weremczuk

  • Creating Gaseous Micro Environments for Packaged Produce to Maintain the Quality of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

    Food has often had a long and arduous journey before it reaches our plates, and creating gaseous micro environments ensures the preservation of food quality. In the United States, it is estimated that food typically travels between 1500 and 2500 miles1 between the farms where it is produced and the dinner table where it is ultimately consumed. What we think of as ...


    By Edinburgh Sensors Ltd

  • Karen harvester irreplaceable in raspberry and blueberry harvesting

    The latest proposition in the WEREMCZUK Agromachines offer among fruit harvesters, which responding to needs of customers looking for machines adapted to work on all plantations in the country and abroad, guaranteeing efficient raspberry and blueberry harvesting and excellent fruit quality. Designed based on many years of experience in designing and implementing machines in the fruit-growing ...


    By Weremczuk

  • What You Ought To Understand About The Apple Tray Making Machine

    If you are in the commercial of producing apples, it will likely be very important that you come with an apple tray making machine because you might need to make a lots of trays so you will have a safe location to keep the apples. The equipment will almost certainly produce waterproof ...

  • Dovetail aim high with greenhouse in rooftop playground!

    When a school central London was looking for a way to encourage their pupils to get into gardening, they had a rather fundamental problem. Their playground is three storeys up on the roof! The lack of natural soil to plant into could be overcome by installing raised beds of course, but a greenhouse would provide the perfect dry, warm, safe environment for both plants and pupils to flourish.  ...


    By Dovetail Greenhouses

  • Executives of STEKLONiT JSC have undergone training on principles of Rosatom Production System

    Within the first step of Increasing labor efficiency and employment assistance program, STEKLONiT JSC was selected by experts of Rosatom state corporation to participate in pilot project aimed at implementing new means in increasing labor efficiency. In December 2017, the second step of the program took place. Executives of STEKLONiT JSC jointly with representatives of the Russian largest ...


    By Steklonit JSC

  • Rest in peace plant breeding innovation in the EU after the ECJ Ruling?

    MEP Christopher Fjellner is organising an event entitled "Rest in Peace Plant Breeding Innovation in the EU after the ECJ Ruling?" on Wednesday, 6th of February 2019, from 16h30 to 18h30 at the European Parliament in Brussels. The European Court of Justice Ruling from 25 July includes plants resulting from new mutagenesis methods under GMO regulation. As a result, Europe risks to ...

  • Final Report: imm cologne and LivingKitchen achieve an even greater international reach than ever before

    150,000 visitors from 145 countries imm cologne/LivingKitchen drew to a close on Sunday (20 January 2019) with excellent results. A total of 150,000 visitors - including estimates for the final day of the events - made their way to Cologne to be inspired by the interior design worlds and kitchen showcases on display. With 52 per cent of trade visitors coming from abroad, the co-located events ...


    By Koelnmesse

  • Shell Bags License To Trade Oil Products In China’s Wholesale Market

    Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell), a renowned European multinational oil & gas company, has reportedly been awarded a trading license by the Chinese government that allows it to independently trade its oil products in China’s wholesale market. Reports cite, the license signifies the Chinese government’s willingness to draw in more international players to the nation’s oil ...

  • Planning and Pricing Greenhouse project in a Joint Process With the Customer

    Every project company in our industry recognizes the following scenario: A seemingly high-quality lead comes in, the preliminary inquiries are made to examine the seriousness of the potential client and his financial abilities, require and receive a survey map and the process begins: Within a week – 10 days, a beautiful project book includes charts, weather analyzes, illustrations pictures ...


    By Azrom Greenhouses

  • WHY YOU SHOULD USE COCONUT PEAT AND CHIPS?

    dvanced scientific research into the suitability of coco peat and coco products has been well established. Coir peat was regarded as of no use in the past but it is only an idea belonging to the past.  Scientists and agronomists promote it as the best organic medium to use as substrate because, It possesses high porosity enhancing healthy root growth.  It has natural tendency to ...


    By GW Biosubstrates

  • The Great Wykes Bake Off

    In September staff took part in “The Great Wykes Bake Off” in Aid of the Macmillan Coffee Morning ...


    By Wykes Group

  • What`s this disease?

    If you are a fan of strawberries then you have probably experienced opening a recently purchased container only to find that several berries have burst into a plume of velvety gray mold. Unfortunately, your berries have fallen prey to gray mold disease, caused by the fungus Botrytis cinerea. ...


    By AgBiome, Inc.

  • Pieralisi main sponsor of C.R.E.A. Conference

    Olive Oil experts, institutions and important speeches have characterized the day of November 16 inRende (Cs) in occasion of the Calabrian round of study of the National Academy of Olive and Oil of Spoleto, in collaboration with C.R.E.A. (Research Centre for Olive, Fruit and Citrus Farming). From the Director of ...


    By Pieralisi Group

  • Redfund updates cannabis tea brand Mary’s Wellness’ operations

    Redfund Capital Corp., a Merchant Bank focused on Hemp, Medical Cannabis, and CBD, has recently announced that it will be issuing an update on Mary’s Wellness Ltd., the Canadian cannabis-infused tea beverage company. Reliable sources state that with more countries beginning to legalize marijuana, with commendations that it treats and provides relief from conditions such as insomnia, ...


    By Global Market Insights, Inc.

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