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Sector | Machinery

Queensland University of Technology

QUT works on robotic innovation in Australian banana farming

Francesco Pellerano (Italy)

"Our mulchers are in demand in Egypt"

Ecomeccanica's contribution to farmers in the Sele Valley

Vegetable producers have a new ally in the fresh-cut sector

Tomra -

Machinery guarantees safety and quality of organically farmed packaged salads at Italian cooperative

Fruit and vegetable equipment up for auction

6+6 Rotopack by REC Packaging Solutions

An ultra-delicate weighing machine with packing bench

Introducing Scalibur: Potato slicing with Dual Rotation Technology

NSF and USDA join forces in agricultural robotics research

A fully automated cherry truss tomato harvesting robot to hit the market

Manufactured by Bulltec for Colt.Or: watch the video!

A fennel grader focused on the utmost efficiency

Italian machinery company celebrated 100 year history of sorting at Macfrut 2024

Worldwide demand for Tong’s latest Unifill big bag and box filler

TopControl CEO Michael Saltuari (Italy)

"Our solutions for reducing costs and improving efficiency"

Valtara introduces a new wrapping machine in Italy

Watch the video!

Karmen field scales for grapes: a new season approaches

With the onset of summer, there's much activity at Marc Geerts' strawberry vending machines

"Sales through strawberry vending machines is a growing market"

Cherry packhouses experience efficiency and profitability benefits of new deep learning technology

Michael Panuccio, Freshxpress:

"This isn’t just another cooling machine, it’s a game-changer"

UK company receives new Romaine lettuce vegetable harvester

Agrimat company in Tortona (Italy)

Innovative technologies have also met with approval in Saudi Arabia

TR Turoni (Italy)

How to assess the quality of cherries and small fruits

New system for cleaning sweet potatoes by Polderjongens

Machines help to unload trucks bringing in onions faster

"Fewer forklift movements means more peace of mind and better overview"

CSIRO works on optical scanning for pest detection in fruit

Proposed by Zetapack

A new weigher for blueberries and cherry tomatoes

Using robotics to help sort onions on Georgia farms

The future of logistics is automated

The Maf Roda Group unveils a new, more intuitive and flexible software for cherries

Anna Di Rienzo from Tred Technology

"Our machines meet the needs of various types of operators"

Ernst Slabbekoorn, Swift International:

"Many European growers busy with frost protection"

Video of the Calderoni inter-row tiller below

Interesting market trend also in North Africa

Leveraging AI to assist fruit and nut farmers

South Africa's Aerobotics has the U.S. as its primary market

Autonomous robot harvester makes the cut with asparagus

PND - Fruit Processing Machinery

Taking advantage of the great potential of pomegranates with the right machinery

Polish develop AI-driven solutions even for small blueberry farms

Fruit Graders will be present at the Freskon fair in Thessaloniki (April 11-13)

"For sale: refurbished used fruit processing lines"

Tomra food inaugurates new center in Valencia

Florix tested in the field: videos and photos below

Flower thinning machine that can also be used for pome fruit trees

Walter Ahn from WASTO-PAC on the new, dual-track crate cleaning system:

"Cleaning services not only ensure hygiene, but also facilitate sustainable use of reusable containers"

Orchard Robotics receives $3.8 mln to build robots and AI to power precision crop management

FrostBoss launch new laydown fan tower:

The elegant solution to frost protection

Wrap Box 600 by GNA

"We have improved the performance of our lidding machine with this new version"

Exploring drone pollination in South Australian glasshouses

Solar irrigation offering to be rolled out across sub-Saharan Africa

Proposed by Assomech and realized for L'Ortolano of Sestu (Cagliari, Italy)

A modular celery line to increase yields

Orchard Robotics creates data-driven module for existing farm machinery

Feedback from the clients of Dari Ecomeccanica

Harvesters made to measure for the specific needs of agricultural entrepreneurs

Durban Container Terminals get new equipment in time for South Africa's citrus season

Alex Boeken (Freshland) on the Qarry electric cargo scooter:

"I was amazed at the loading capacity"

Dutch Xenia pear grower Herman van Ingen:

"Not only frost, but combating Pseudomonas is the main reason for buying a mobile wind machine"


"Reusing up to 40% of the irrigation water in blueberry growing'

"Uniform product required for export to Europe":

Processing line for Vietnamese leafy greens grower

New Videojet 9560 PL pallet labeler delivers reliable, automated pallet labeling

Ray Rotar - Intralox:

Conveyor solutions supporting fruit and vegetable handling and processing applications

TechNature's optica sorters are gaining ground in onions and seed potatoes

"Side-camera technology picks up far more product defects"

Interesting auction for the potato processing industry

TNA solutions -

New hydro cutting system for french fries unveiled at Anuga FoodTec 2024

Interplay between plant knowledge and robotics for innovations in precision fruit cultivation

OAL appoints Jake Norman as Managing Director

Wageningen University & Research:

Interplay between knowledge of plants and robotics for innovations in precision fruit cultivation

German machine company sets the course for the future

Astra introduces upcoming launch of grapefruit/pomelo peeler and pineapple slicing machine

Autonomous vehicle introduced to Australasian horticulture market

FOODCONS & Co. showcases its machinery portfolio at Anuga FoodTec

"Pre-processed products are more and more important"

Pierneef Smit – Berda Fruit South Africa:

Electric fourwheeler: “The most cost-effective agri vehicle available in South Africa”

Machine sorter enables US producer to supply USA’s most popular potato chip brand

Robotic strawberry picker selects only the best fruits in Brazil

University of Guelph - School of Engineering:

Robot GIGAS uses AI to pick tomatoes

Mecalux's solutions allow Patatas Meléndez to process 180,000 tons annually

Online auction of machines for the production of fries and potatoes

BFM Italy: "It adapts to all types of terrain"

An automatic inter-row mower sold throughout Europe and the USA

Exploring AI technology in Marion County's blueberry fields

A technical demo day on drones with photos and videos

Protecting and monitoring crops from the air

Oregon's Baker City Organics to auction surplus potato processing equipment

Leonardo Carrasso: "Four times faster than manual work"

Inquiries for battery-powered thinners also from the United States and Chile


Great interest for the new graders featuring AI

FreshPlaza March Global Focus on Machinery and Packaging