postharvest


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postharvest

(ˌpəʊstˈhɑːvɪst)
adj
(Agriculture) agriculture relating to or occurring in the period after harvest
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The amount is 22 percent of the total Mindanao portfolio allotted for 34 projects of farm-to-market roads (FMRs), bridges, potable water systems and postharvest facilities in the provinces of Bukidnon, Lanao del Norte, Misamis Oriental and Misamis Occidental.
Activities include a medical and dental mission, feeding program, ceremonial stocking of fingerlings, turnover of postharvest equipment, coastal cleanup and mangrove planting.
Among specific topics are ensuring the genetic diversity of apples, innovations in apple tree cultivation to manage crop load and ripening, developments in postharvest handling and storage of apples, managing viruses and virus-like agents affecting apple production, and assessing the environmental impact and sustainability of apple cultivation.
Laetitia' plums show rapid ripening and a reduced postharvest life, the storage period being limited by the rapid loss of flesh firmness and internal browning (SINGH; SINGH, 2013a; STEFFENS et al.
FAISALABAD -- Injudicious use of inputs, poor techniques, postharvest practices and effects of climate change are affecting crops.
Enhanced with an index for ease of use, Postharvest covers issues of packaging, transport, temperature management, the control of pests and diseases, and more.
Brazil Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply has given AgroFresh approval for the use of its SmartFresh SmartTabs postharvest technology on watermelons.
Aiming to evaluate the postharvest quality of 'Roxo de Valinhos' fig fruits grown in semi-arid conditions, this experiment was carried out in November, 2014, where fig fruit variety 'Roxo de Valinhos' were harvested from plants located at the didactic orchard of the Federal Rural University of Semi-Arid (UFERSA), Mossoro-RN, Brazil.
The postharvest losses in the market channel of the plum are estimated at 21.
EFFECT OF THE MATURITY STAGE ON THE POSTHARVEST BEHAVIOR OF CAPE GOOSEBERRY (Physalis peruviana L.
Prior to joining BUAN in May 2012, he was Associate Professor at Haramaya University, Ethiopia and had also served there as Head of the Department of Food Science and Postharvest Technology (2008-2012).