Reducing post-harvest losses: Wrong treatment of grain, vegetable and fruit harvests can cause huge losses of food. Reducing these losses would be a big step forward in the fight against hunger and malnourishment. A special during AgroTech Ethiopia has taken up the subject.
“EuroTier Middle East”, “EuroTier South America” and “EuroTier China” will be launched in 2019. These trade fairs present international innovations and trends with a clear regional focus and will take place in cooperation with strong regional partners.
The 2018th AGRITECHNICA ASIA in Bangkok developed to an irresistible platform not only for showcasing newest technical innovations but for exchange and even development of new knowledge. The supporting program included the AgriFuture Forum and one the subjects was the assumed differences in agriculture digitization between Europe and Southeast Asian and the Pacific.
The milk industry’s 2018 “Way for Milk!” motor rally took place in Canada in July – The week-long event provided valuable insights into Canadian dairy farming – EuroTier supported this year’s DairyRally as a global partner.
The potato is one of the five most important crops cultivated worldwide. However, growing potatoes is associated with a high workload which can be significantly reduced by the use of technology. In addition, high yield and a tuber quality suitable for exploitation presuppose intensive plant management while the crop is growing.
This year’s Agritechnica Asia trade fair in Bangkok will include the new Systems & Components Asia exhibition for the first time. Systems & Components is a platform where visitors involved in research and development, procurement and purchasing at original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the off-highway sector can find out about innovations in the fields of engines, hydraulics, axles, gearboxes, cabins, electronics and other components.
Farmers and companies involved with food production that want a self-sufficient source of electricity and heat could find a combined heat and power (CHP) plant a particularly rational form of energy production. Thanks to recent advances in drive technology and exhaust after-treatment, CHPs can provide the energy needed for farm operations or food production, while meeting future emission limits.