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IFPS to hold inaugural virtual global sustainability symposium

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The International Federation for Produce Standards has announced today that it is holding its inaugural virtual global sustainability symposium on 10 November, 11am to 2:30pm Eastern Standard Time.

Taylor Farms to install microgrid at California fresh vegetable production facility

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Taylor Farms, North America’s largest producer of healthy fresh foods, has partnered with Bloom Energy, Ameresco, Inc. and Concept Clean Energy to install a microgrid capable of taking one of their California food processing facilities completely off the traditional energy grid.

More than 20 vertical farming companies commit to sustainable food system

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Leading vertical farming companies signed the first Vertical Farming Manifesto and Identity - both clear and bold industry standards.

Shuman Farms highlights commitment to sustainability

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Shuman Farms has always led the produce industry in important initiatives such as food safety, cause-marketing, brand advocacy, and more.

Island Magic Fiji turmeric root achieves food safety certification

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‘With the easing of Covid restrictions, Island Magic Fiji has achieved certification under the Food Safety System Certification 22000 (FSSC 22000) framework meaning we now bring gold standards in food safety, sustainability, and organics to the table, and are undoubtedly the best positioned to deliver the untapped wonders of this tropical island paradise’, said Mr. Steve Hutchinson, Island Magic Fiji director of public relations.

Midwestern apple growers say harvest is less of a scramble with Hazel Tech

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Across the U.S., Hazel Technologies, Inc.’s Hazel 100 bin sachets have become a versatile and reliable solution for these small, midsize, and even larger growers and cold storage operators.

Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance outlines goals for 2023 farm bill

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The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance (SCFBA), a national coalition of more than 200 specialty crop organizations representing growers of fruits, vegetables, dried fruit, tree nuts, nursery plants and other products, has released its statemen

Solinftec expands ag robotics product line

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Solinftec, a global leader in agricultural digitalization, has today announced that it is expanding its Solix Ag Robotics offerings.

Lime growers and wholesalers see quality benefits with Hazel

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Hazel Technologies, Inc., developer of USDA-funded AgTech products that protect and extend produce quality, is slowing the yellowing process of limes for lime growers and wholesalers across the United States.

Copefrut launches its sustainability policy

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The Chilean company that produces and exports traditional and organic fresh fruit has taken on the challenge of knowing, measuring and managing the impact of its activities, thus joining the UN's sustainable objectives and becoming one of the pioneers in the industry in promoting this issue.