Empaque de Alimentos

Evaluación de Aplicaciones Precosecha de Ácido Giberélico en la Calidad y Vida de Anaquel de Tres Variedades de Limón Mexicano

  Entre la producción de limas ácidas en México, la del limón mexicano es la de mayor importancia en el mercado nacional; sin embargo, por lo heterogéneo de la calidad del fruto al momento de la cosecha, el volumen de exportación es limitado. Debido a...
Laura Olivia Zea-Hernández
Crescenciano Saucedo-Veloz
Nicacio Cruz-Huerta
Martha Elva Ramírez-Guzmán
Manuel Marciano Robles-González
Revista Chpingo Serie Horticultura

Conservación de Mango Tommy Atkins Mínimente Procesado Mediante la Applicación de un Recubrimiento de Aloe Vera (Aloe Barbandensis Miller)

  Antecedentes: El mango es una fruta climatérica que puede ver limitada su comercialización debido a la deficiencia en sistemas de procesamiento y conservación que ocasionan pérdidas poscosecha en la cadena agroindustrial. Los frutos mínimamente procesados...
Andrés F. Pérez T.
Iván D. Aristizábal T.
Jorge I. Restrepo F.
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Farmacéuticas y Alimentarias

Commercial Production of Staked Tomatoes in the Southeast

  Contents:  Getting Started Cover Cropping  Production Systems  Equipment  Fumigation  Fertilization  Transplants Transplanting  Steaking and Trellising  Pruning Pest Management  Physiological Disorders Harvesting  Cleaning and Grading...
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

World Pineapple Production: An Overview

  This review paper discusses the origin, production, cultivation practices, storage, transportation and uses of pineapple. The economic importance of pineapple is easily justified by its unique characteristics as a fruit, which ensured its rapid diffusion and adoption, in the tropics and...
Farid Hossain
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development

Alimentos Producidos Orgánicamente

  Estas directrices se han preparado con el fin de ofrecer un enfoque concertado respecto a los requisitos que socalzan la producción, el etiquetado y la producción de propiedades de los alimentos producidos orgánicamente. La finalidad de estas directrices es: Proteger a...
World Health Organization
World Health Organization

Packaging of Agricultural Products

  This booklet is intended to be a practical manual that describes methods and materials that can be used by small-scale producers in developing countries to package agricultural products. It covers foods that are grown and/or processed on farms and then transported to wholesale markets or...
Peter Fellows
Agromisa , CTA

Establishing and Managing Smallholder Vegetable Packhouses to Link Farms and Markets

  Contents:  Packhouse Importance of a Packhouse Establishing a Packhouse Packhouse Operations  Managing a Packhouse  Practical Exercises
Antonio L. Acedo Jr.
Md. Atiqur Rahman
Borarin Buntong
Durga Mani Gautam
The World Vegetable Center

Freezing Fruits

  You can freeze most fruits, but the quality of the frozen product depends on the kind of fruit, stage of maturity, and type of pack. Select firm, evenly ripe fruit of the right variety for freezing. Freeze fruit that has a good flavor and color and is at peak ripeness for eating. Freezing...
Mississippi State University Extension
Mississippi State University Extension

CBI Product Factsheet: Exotic Roots and Tubers in Europe

  The European market for exotic roots and tubers is small but growing. Cassava and yams are the biggest sellers. Volumes of taro, yautia or malanga and other roots that are less well known in the European market, are still very small. The main market are ethnic food shops and restaurants, but...
LEI Wageningen UR
Michel Peperkamp
Piet Schotel
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs

CBI Product Factsheet: Fresh Pomegranates in Europe

  The European Union (EU) is a net importer of fresh pomegranates. In 2014, 42 thousand tonnes of pomegranates (imports minus exports) were added to the apparent consumption of pomegranates in the EU, in addition to the volume produced locally. Pomegranates are a luxury fruit that sells well...
LEI Wageningen
Michel Peperkamp
Piet Schotel
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs