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TRACK-AND-TRACE INTELLICRATES address pain points

TRACK-AND-TRACE INTELLICRATES address pain points

Packaging with traceability technology that provides a trail of information throughout the supply chain can help to ensure product safety and improve efficiency – factors of great importance to Australian retailers. But how is the technology being used in the fresh supply chain? Over the past...

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KALETTES

KALETTES

Vanessa flies through life pulling together her love for food and her innate ability at public speaking to host radio shows, guest spot on TV, host a podcast, write and present around food, family and parenting and teach others to cook. Vanessa hosts unique and inspiring...

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FRANKLIN FIGHT NIGHT FIGHT FROM WITHIN

FRANKLIN FIGHT NIGHT FIGHT FROM WITHIN

The 13-strong squad of amateur boxers, led by Pukekohe motivation coach Megan Van Lieshout, took to the boxing ring in August to raise awareness of, and funds, to help combat youth challenges. They hope to help build resilience and equip young people with the skills needed...

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Don't even squeeze them

Don't even squeeze them

In a survey of Australian avocado consumers, 97 percent admitted to squeezing the fruit before buying it. The research shows consumers ‘test’, on average, three times more fruit than they buy.  The findings are from a new study being funded by Hort Innovation and conducted by...

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HYDROPONIC FARMERS FEDERATION CONFERENCE

HYDROPONIC FARMERS FEDERATION CONFERENCE

This year 275 delegates attended, there were 27 trade displays and 107 of the delegates attended the farm tours. The theme for the conference was ‘The Extra 5%’ with the objective to have growers focussed on achieving an extra 5%, whether this be in production...

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REDUCING FOOD WASTE WITH 3D PRINTED VEGS

REDUCING FOOD WASTE WITH 3D PRINTED VEGS

Approximately one-third of all food around the world is wasted – that’s a truly depressing number, and a statistic that needs to turn around fast. Even though the percentage of wasted volumes in total production amounts is low, the number wasted in kilos is not....

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