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Effects of basket design on cooling and holding strawberries

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Frank G. Mitchell, University of California, Davis.
Gene Maver, University of California, Davis.

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California Agriculture 32(5):17-18.

Published May 01, 1978

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Abstract

Strawberries packed in solid-molded baskets take slightly longer to cool than those stored in open-mesh baskets. However, increased moisture condensation in solid baskets does not affect incidence of fruit rot.

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The authors gratefully acknowledge the cooperation and assistance of A & E Plastics, City of Industry, California, and Driscoll Strawberry Associates, Watsonville, California

Effects of basket design on cooling and holding strawberries

Frank G. Mitchell, Gene Maver
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Effects of basket design on cooling and holding strawberries

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Authors

Frank G. Mitchell, University of California, Davis.
Gene Maver, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

California Agriculture 32(5):17-18.

Published May 01, 1978

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Strawberries packed in solid-molded baskets take slightly longer to cool than those stored in open-mesh baskets. However, increased moisture condensation in solid baskets does not affect incidence of fruit rot.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The authors gratefully acknowledge the cooperation and assistance of A & E Plastics, City of Industry, California, and Driscoll Strawberry Associates, Watsonville, California


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