PMA 2018

During a couple of days, we had the opportunity to visit the PMA Fair, held this year in the city of Orlando (Florida). High value showcase for the horticultural products commercialization in the United States. We had the opportunity to greet many of our customers from the Latin American Area who were exhibitors at this…

Our distributor in Poland

Our distributor in Poland, Mr. Oskar Uszynski, from Fux Flora, honnored us with his visit in Spain and Portugal. We greatelly appreciate Mr. Rui Felgueiras hospitality, which is our distributor in the neighbour country and our friend, in the calls of  Alcobaça, Bombarral and Caldas da Rainha. Ole for the Rocha pear !!!! And, of course,…

How to store fruit

Fresh produce like fruit often ends up in the trash soon than expected after it starts to brown and the texture begins to soften: the fruit has ripened. Part of the problem may be the way in which they are stored and the main culprit is a gas called ethylene. This organic chemical compound is…

Ripening (Ethylene)

Naturally, a large number of fruits ripen as a result of ethylene, a hormone produced by the fruits. The ripening process accelerates as the concentration of ethylene increases, changing the color, firmness, flavor, and characteristic aromas of each fruit. Ripening (Ethylene) Ethylene is a very volatile substance generated by fruits as they ripen, which is…

SAGARPA

A very dynamic demand for food and a supply with a certain rigidity is forecast for the near future, and an increase in primary productivity through the intensive use of technology has emerged as the only viable strategy to meet the future food demand and reduce the impact on prices. To that end, products must…