Inocuidad de Frutas y Hortalizas Frescas, Trazabilidad

Dynamic Changes in Health-Promoting Properties and Eating Quality During Off-Vine Ripening of Tomatoes

  Tomato (Solanum lycopersiconL.) fruit is rich in various nutrients, vitamins and health-promoting molecules. Fresh tomatoes are an important part of the Mediterranean gastronomy, and their consumption is thought to contribute substantially to the reduced incidence of some chronic diseases in...
Mohammed Wasim Siddiqui
Isabel Lara
Riadh Ilahy
Imen Tlili
Asgar Ali
Fozia Homa
Kamlesh Prasad
Vinayak Deshi
Marcello Salvatore Lenucci
Chafik Hdider
Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety

Microarray-Based Screening of Differentially Expressed Genes of E. coli O157:H7 Sakai during Preharvest Survival on Butterhead Lettuce

  Numerous outbreaks of Escherichia coli O157:H7 have been linked to the consumption of leafy vegetables. However, up to the present, little has been known about E. coli O157:H7’s adaptive responses to survival on actively growing (and thus responsive) plants. In this study, whole...
Inge Van der Linden
Bart Cottyn
Mieke Uyttendaele
Geertrui Vlaemynck
Marc Heyndrickx
Martine Maes
Nicola Holden

Food Safety Modernization Act Produce Safety Rule: Worker Health, Hygiene and Training

  The Produce Safety Rule (PSR) is one of the seven food safety regulations that are part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The PSR sets a series of standards for the safe growing, harvesting, packing, and holding of produce grown for human consumption: 21 Code of Federal...
Theresa Pittman
Amber D. Vallotton
Rachel Pfuntner
Laura K. Strawn
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Guide to Identifying Food Safety Hazards in Greenhouse Systems

  Table of Contents: Overview General Pre-plant Stage Production Stage Harvest Stage Post-Harvest Handling Stage References        
Amber Vallotton
Laura K. Strawn
Joyce Latimer
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Best Practice for Use of Hybrid Pallet Labels by Receivers

  Table of Contents: Introduction Recommended Hybried Pallet Label Design Hybrid Pallet Label Options When to Scan Hybrid Pallet Label Non-ASN Receiving Process Scanning of Inbound Pallets with Multiple Itens Requiring Re-stacking What to Do When A Hybried Pallet Label will not Scan ASN...
The Produce Traceability Initiative
The Produce Traceability Initiative

Stored Grains - Insect Control Recommendations for 2018

  Table of Contents: 2018 Insect Pest Management Recommendations for On-farm Stored Commodities i IPM-0330 n the Southeast Protecting Small Quantities of Stored Products Grain Bag Storage Temporary Grain Storage Storing Grain Using Organic Insecticides Controlling Molds and Mycotoxins in...
Alabama Cooperative Extension System
Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Detección de Salmonella en Lechuga (Lactuca sativa L. var. Capitata) Mediante Reacción en Cadena de la Polimerasa

  La metodología de referencia para la búsqueda de Salmonella es el cultivo tradicional, sin embargo, es una técnica laboriosa y requiere varios días de procesamiento. Los métodos genotípicos resultan una alternativa eficaz frente a esta problem...
Cecilia Casabonne
Sonia Tomasiello
Virginia Aquili
Agustina González
Tomás Subils
Claudia Balagué
Revista Venezolana de Ciencia y Tecnología de Alimentos.

Efecto Hormético de La Radiación UV-C Sobre El Derarrollo de Rhizopus y Phytophthora en Naranjilla (Solanum quitoense)

  La naranjilla es susceptible al ataque de Phytophthora y Rhizopus, principales causantes de pérdidas poscosecha. El objetivo del estudio fue evaluar el efecto hormético de la radiación UV-C sobre el desarrollo de Rhizopus y Phytophthora inoculados en naranjilla. Frutos...
María José
Carlota Moreno-­‐Guerrero
Analía Concellón
Beatriz Chicaiza­‐ Velez
Revista Iberoamericana de Tecnología Postcosecha

Analysis of Bacteria, Helminthseggs and Heavy Metals in Tropical Mushrooms Sold in Selected Markets in Benin City, Nigeria

  A study on bacterial, helminth parasites and heavy metal contamination was carried out on two edible mushrooms namely; the Sclerotia of Pleurotustuberregium(Fr.) Singer and the fruit bodies of Lentinussquarrosulus(Mont.) Singer sold at Ikpobahill and Ekiuwa markets in Benin City. Two species...
E.U. Edosomwan
E.O. Akpaja
D. Iyoha
Botany Research International

Outbreaks of Foodborne Illness Associated with Common Berries, 1983 through May 2013

  Fresh and frozen common berries (i.e., blackberries, blueberries, raspberries, and strawberries) are popular and healthy foods. When berries are picked for fresh consumption, they are either placed directly in retail containers in the field or packed in a packinghouse without...
M. Palumbo
L. J. Harris
M. D. Danyluk
IFAS Extension, University of Florida