Vegetable farms

“We benefit from the Tomra Insight data platform”

As part of its commitment to digitization to stay ahead of the competition, US agriculture and food company George Chiala Farms is one of many vegetable processors around the world using the data platform. Tomra Insight. TOMRA Insight has the potential to revolutionize food processing by collecting data from sorting …

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Local vegetable farming must wait for cooler weather

With a relatively longer summer in Qatar this year, residents may find it difficult to source locally produced vegetables, especially tomatoes, in supermarkets until December, we learn.“Since the end of April, most of the farms (in the country) have stopped producing. Normally, production stops in the summer and our summer …

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Stepping up the fight against hunger in the world

THE United Nations reports that the Covid-19 pandemic likely contributed to the dramatic surge in world hunger in 2020. During this year, around 811 million people, or 1 in 9 of the world’s population, n haven’t had enough to eat. The report, prepared by five UN agencies, said the increase …

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Farmers’ markets become commonplace in Fall River

FALL RIVER – A real sign of summer in New England is the abundance of local produce. Fresh berries, tomatoes, zucchini, corn and more, meals can be simple, delicious, healthy and affordable. However, access to locally grown fruits and vegetables at reasonable prices has not always been easy to find …

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