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2010-09-20 22:50:12

Researchers discover technique to improve, extend late-season harvest Successful mechanical harvesting of perennial fruit crops requires efficient, economical harvesting systems that do not reduce trees' production life or diminish fruit quality. Most of the world's citrus is now harvested manually, but the use of efficient and lower-cost mechanical harvesting techniques is expected to increase in the next few years, especially in the large citrus plantations in Florida and Brazil. The citrus...

2010-08-04 05:00:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) will release its 2010 second quarter operational and financial results before the market opens on Monday, August 9, 2010. Harvest will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on Monday, August 9, 2010, during which management will discuss Harvest's 2010 second quarter results. The conference leader will be James A. Edmiston, President and Chief Executive Officer. To access the...

2010-05-05 10:16:00

HOUSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) will release its 2010 first quarter operational and financial results before the market opens on Friday, May 7, 2010. Harvest will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on Friday, May 7, 2010, during which management will discuss Harvest's 2010 first quarter results. The conference leader will be James A. Edmiston, President and Chief Executive Officer. To access the conference...

2010-03-15 12:54:00

HOUSTON, March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) will release its 2009 fourth quarter and year end operational and financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, March 16, 2010. Harvest will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on Tuesday, March 16, 2010, during which management will discuss Harvest's 2009 fourth quarter and year end results. The conference leader will be James A. Edmiston, President and Chief Executive...

2009-11-16 08:30:00

CONCORD, Mass., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Welch's® and Scholastic Parent & Child® Magazine have launched a unique Harvest Grants program to help 100 winning schools nationwide grow fruit and vegetable gardens. Thousands of school children nationwide will have the opportunity to participate in this unique, hands-on learning experience that can help bring to life subjects such as science, math and even literacy. Starting this month, K-8 teachers are...

2009-11-03 04:00:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) will release its 2009 third quarter operational and financial results before the market opens on Thursday, November 5, 2009. Harvest will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Standard Time on Thursday, November 5, 2009, during which management will discuss Harvest's 2009 third quarter results. The conference leader will be James A. Edmiston, President and Chief Executive Officer. To access the...

2009-09-21 09:49:00

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- This harvest season, viticulture students from VESTA, an alliance of Midwest colleges and winemaking businesses, are learning the process of turning grapes into wine via online courses. The program uses Mediasite by Sonic Foundry, Inc. (Nasdaq: SOFO), to deliver instruction to students from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. VESTA, the Viticulture Enology Science and Technology Alliance, (www.vesta-usa.org) is funded by the National Science...

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2009-08-11 14:35:41

French winegrowers are harnessing the benefits of satellite imagery to enrich their grape harvests, combining modern technology with the ancient art of winemaking. Originally developed to help producers of grain, the Oenoview system combines satellite images and vine analysis to assist oenologists in determining when grapes planted under varying conditions will be ready for harvest. The system works by providing winemakers vital information about their berries, such as the amount of water the...

2009-08-04 05:00:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harvest Natural Resources (NYSE: HNR) announces the following Webcast: What: Harvest Natural Resources Webcast When: Tuesday, August 4 @ 10:00 AM CT/11:00 AM ET Where: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=61200 How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Stephen Haynes of Harvest Natural Resources, +1-281-899-5716 If you are unable to...

2009-07-31 14:55:00

HOUSTON, July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) will release its 2009 second quarter operational and financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, August 4, 2009. Harvest will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on Tuesday, August 4, 2009, during which management will discuss Harvest's 2009 second quarter results. The conference leader will be James A. Edmiston, President and Chief Executive Officer. To access the...


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