Golden Peanut and Tree Nuts, a subsidiary of Archer Daniels Midland Company, announced earlier this month that it has completed its major expansion of peanut processing capacity in Dawson, Ga., and is now shipping increased volumes of products, to customers across the U.S.
The robots aren’t coming – they’ve already arrived. At least, that’s the case at the University of Georgia, where a team of researchers use all-terrain rovers on the ground and drones in the air to quickly and accurately gather crop data, including growth patterns, stress tolerance and general health. Read[…]Read More »
Most of the squeeze is coming from consumers who’re turning to other options, including smoothies and coconut water—which helps explain why PepsiCo, the parent company of Tropicana juice company, has reportedly been in talks to acquire All Market, the owner of fast-growing coconut-water company Vita Coco. Read moreRead More »