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Dry Matter Estimation of Forage Crops by Near-Infrared Technology

Posted by: Jamie Haase
Dec. 17, 2019

The importance of dry matter (DM) estimation is well established in animal nutrition. Dry matter estimation of forage crops is so important that it is conducted several times between farm and trough. It is, therefore, surprising that the methods used ...

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Importance of Monitoring Ethylene Post-Harvest

Posted by: Jamie Haase
Dec. 11, 2019

Ethylene is a phyto-hormone present in plants. Levels of the hormone that exist normally in storage facilities are high enough to reduce post-harvest time in the case of both climacteric and non-climacteric fruits. It is, therefore, necessary to monitor the ...

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Oxygen in Post Harvest: Monitoring & Control

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Nov. 25, 2019

The rate of post-harvest respiration is one of the primary physiological processes monitored during storage, transport, handling, sorting, and sales to ensure the quality of fresh produce and to cut losses. Measuring levels of oxygen is one of the methods ...

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NIR Applications in Agriculture - Everything You Need to Know for 2020

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Nov. 19, 2019

Farmers need non-destructive, accurate, rapid, and user-friendly tools to use on the farm to give them detailed information on the physical and chemical properties of crops at every stage of their growth. They also need to monitor the maturity and ...

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