Archive for November, 2011

Steaming Technology presented on the Horti-Vienna and Agritechnica

Saturday, November 19th, 2011

The new trade fair for horticulture and vegetable farming in Middle and Eastern Europe took place from the 27. 09 to the 28.09. in Vienna.
Furthermore the world’s biggest agricultural show, taking place from the 14.11. to the 19.11, was fully booked out with more than 2.500 exhibitors from 48 countries.

On both fairs the latest steaming technology was presented. Several thousand visitors could learn more about the latest innovations for soil sterilization with hot steam. For the first time the newly developed steaming system “A-1350-24” was introduced. The robot was designed and manufactured by MSD GmbH, Durbach in cooperation with Fobro-Kress, CH- Hüswil. The steam robot, specialized on the efficient steaming of groomed beat cultures, such as baby leaf salads, was upgraded to double its capacity.

In addition, the current research results of the DLR Rheinlandpfalz on steaming of arugula were presented.