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Blue LEDs can deactivate foodborne pathogens

14:35 - Fri 24/07/2015

A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has found that blue light emitting diodes (LEDs) have strong antibacterial effect on major foodborne patho...

UK growers get pledge on fair treatment

14:30 - Fri 24/07/2015

Rising discounter Aldi has made a number of new commitments to UK growers which could change the face of retailer and supplier relations in this country, the National Farmers ...

Israel is helping California fight drought

14:29 - Fri 24/07/2015

What technology has the potential of generating Israel NIS 6 billion (about $1.5 billion) from exports? After struggling with a water shortage for years, Israel is now conside...

Smart greenhouse market to be worth $1.2 bn

14:28 - Fri 24/07/2015

According to a new market research report "Smart Greenhouse Market by Technology (HVAC, LED Grow Light, Communication Technology, Irrigation System, Material Handling, Va...

New greenhouse complex boosts research in Ohio

19:55 - Thu 23/07/2015

The new Williams Hall greenhouse complex on the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center’s Wooster campus is much more than a replacement for the greenhouse lost to a...

Kenyan exporters win from battered shilling

19:50 - Thu 23/07/2015

Exporters are smiling all the way to the bank following the sustained weakening of the shilling against major world currencies. The local unit has been steadily losing ground ...

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14:39 - Thu 23/07UK Fruit & Vegetable Awards invites entries (Fresh Produce Journal)

20:40 - Wed 22/07The largest rooftop greenhouse about to open (Business Insider)

20:20 - Wed 22/07EU delegates visit the UK’s ornamentals sector (NFU Online)

20:15 - Wed 22/07Abu Dhabi farmers gear up for next ag season (Abu Dhabi City Guide)

20:03 - Tue 21/07Aussie growers feel squeeze from supermarkets (Transport Workers Union)

17:56 - Tue 21/07Low consumption of organic food in Romania (Balkans)

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