Displaying Posts from: 2017

Silva’s Global Update on the Spring Growing Season

Silva’s Global Update on the Spring Growing Season

With the spring season in full swing, the raw material procurement and global quality teams at Silva International have already spent several months planning for the planting, harvest and dehydration of various crops around the globe. This time of the year is bustling with activity in both hemispheres. 

Silva’s Best-Selling Dehydrated Food Product

Silva’s Best-Selling Dehydrated Food Product

For more than 35 years, Silva International has been providing high quality dehydrated food products. Over that time, as you can imagine, we’ve seen a lot of different trends and changes in the market. That continues to be true today. But there’s one product that seems to stand the test of time because of its appeal across different markets that we serve—human food, pet food, and nutraceutical, just to name a few. That product is carrots.

What Does Non-GMO Mean and Why Does it Matter for Organic Food Companies?

What Does Non-GMO Mean and Why Does it Matter for Organic Food Companies?

In the last several years, consumers and food companies have become increasingly concerned about the use of certain practices in the growing and processing of ingredients. One of the distinctions that many consumers are looking for is the non-GMO verified seal, meaning that no genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are a part of the growing or processing of a certain product or ingredient.