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Precious potatoes in an era of volatile weather

More volatile weather and growing conditions mean that it is more important than ever to make to the most of your potatoes, writes Cedric Porter, Editor World Potato Markets.

five reasons Why Petfood processors must consider Optical Sorting

In an increasingly consumer-empowered economy, pet-owners are far more likely to make an informed choice when it comes to what pet food they buy. Reputation is king, and that’s where sensor-based sorting solutions come in. If you want to uphold your brand and ensure consistent quality; optical sorting is not just necessary, it’s vital.

The invisible threat facing almond growers

Hailed as a nutritionally dense ‘super food’, the global demand for healthy, plant-based protein alternatives has seen the nut industry explode with almonds emerging as one of the most popular sub-categories globally.

Success story: Coplana, Brazil

In accordance with its quality assurance programmes, Coplana went ahead and installed a Helius machine from TOMRA Food, making a leap forward in food safety

WHY THE ISSUE OF FOOD WASTE IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER

The world is currently wasting 1.3 billion tonnes of the food produced for human consumption every year, which amounts to a third of all food produced for that purpose.

Reaping what you sow: overcoming challenges to harvest

One of the three most cultivated and eaten food products in the world, the demand for potatoes continues to increase despite heightened uncertainty within the sector.

TOMRA FOOD INTRODUCES NEW SORTING MACHINE FOR POTATOES

TOMRA Food has introduced the TOMRA 3A sensor-based sorting machine for freshly harvested root crops, offering potato growers unrivalled sorting capabilities, dependability, and affordability.

INC 2019: Key Trends in the Global Nut Industry

One of the most important trade shows for the global nuts sector, the annual International Nut and Dried Fruit Council (INC) Congress, held in Florida earlier this summer, presents an invaluable opportunity for industry leaders to share knowledge, expertise and, most importantly, key insights and forecasts into where this multi-million-dollar food industry is going.

SUCCESS STORY: BCO, FRANCE

TOMRA’s FPS (Field Potato Sorter) has been chosen by BCO, France’s leading onion produce. 30000 tonnes of onions are processed each year by TOMRA’s FPS sorter to remove foreign material.

How optical sorting can maximize protein content and increase the value of your meat and bone meal

Optical sorting equipment has been a vital component in food processors’ production lines for years. Surprisingly, however, sorting technology has only recently made its way into the petfood processing industry.