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U.S. potato grower develops sorter


January 11, 2012
By The Grower (US)

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January
11, 2012, Orlando, FL – Greg Jones, a veteran northern Florida potato grower and
owner of St. Augustine, Fla.-based AgSort, has developed the E-Sorter optical
potato sorter with growers in mind.

January
11, 2012, Orlando, FL – Greg Jones, a veteran northern Florida potato grower and
owner of St. Augustine, Fla.-based AgSort, has developed the E-Sorter optical
potato sorter with growers in mind.

He displayed
the machine at the recent Potato Expo in Orlando.

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The
system is light-based. Four different colours of lights – green, red, blue and
infrared – scan each potato as it passes by.

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