Skyr is a thicker, creamier Icelandic-style organic yogurt that is lactose-free, rich in probiotics and high in protein. Produced in Pennsylvania, the skyr is made from organic whole milk and sweetened naturally using fruits and cane sugar.
Crop One anticipates locating many of its future farms in Opportunity Zones that have potential for farm-to-table distribution.
May 10, 2019
Crop One Holdings, an Oakland, Calif.-based vertical farm operator through its FreshBox Farms brand, announced plans to invest in the building and operating of a new vertical farm in Texas through its first Vertical Farm Opportunity Fund #1.
The state-of-the-art food facility is equipped with robotic pick towers, smart routing technologies and 9 miles of conveyor belts.
July 18, 2018
FreshDirect, a New York-based online fresh food grocer, opened FreshDirect Campus (FDC), a new state-of-the-art facility in New York City’s South Bronx community that reimagines farm-to-fork food distribution and manufacturing.
A variety of pre-harvest interventions can significantly reduce the risk that bacteria harmful to humans will infect food animals.
July 24, 2017
Wider use of evidence-based food safety interventions on farms and feedlots would significantly reduce the risk of people getting sick from contaminated meat and poultry, according to a report released The Pew Charitable Trusts, Philadelphia.
This study shows that big data and analytics can help identify potential sources of contamination.
August 12, 2016
Scientists at IBM Research – Almaden, San Jose, Calif., discovered that analyzing retail-scanner data from grocery stores against maps of confirmed cases of foodborne illness can speed early investigations.