M&P Engineering returns from Sandy Shore Farms Visit

M&P Engineering returns from Sandy Shore Farms Visit

Earlier this month, Pamela Nugent, Managing Director of M&P Engineering visited Sandy Shore Farms in Canada to catch up with Marc Wall and to see how M&P’s large onion peeling machine was operating. During the visit, Marc showed Pam around his fresh cut...
Why Do Some Onions Taste Bitter?

Why Do Some Onions Taste Bitter?

A food science mystery surrounding onions that has puzzled researchers for many years may have finally been resolved. Onion enthusiasts may sympathise with the unpleasant discovery of a strange bitter taste in their onions from time to time, despite being from the...
Potato Growers Feel the Effect of Last Summers Heatwave

Potato Growers Feel the Effect of Last Summers Heatwave

It has been well documented recently that the summer heatwave of 2018 has had a drastic impact on the quality of crops including onions and fruits. Now, a report investigating the risk of climate change to UK fruit and vegetable farmers has revealed that it is the...