BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

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  • Ethylene fast facts that can help you with ripening

    Ethylene fast facts that can help you with ripening

    Ethylene is a natural plant hormone that regulates the ripening and aging process of climacteric fruits such as bananas and avocados. When these fruits are placed in a room with a proper ethylene concentration, they experience increased respiration and changes in color, aroma and flavor. Some… Read more

  • T.R. Turoni presents a new universal sizer at Interpoma 2022

    T.R. Turoni presents a new universal sizer at Interpoma 2022

    For more than 35 years, T.R. Turoni offers a complete range of postharvest and field instruments for quality control of fresh produce. The company has presented a new automatic, portable and universal sizer at Interpoma 2022. The new device allows to determine the caliber of the fruits and… Read more

  • NIR applications in agriculture and food industry

    NIR applications in agriculture and food industry

    Near-infrared (NIR) testing is a standard technology for evaluating food and agriculture products. NIR applications are rising as demand for non-destructive, accurate, and rapid food quality and safety analysis is increasing. Consequently, NIR technology is continuously being upgraded to improve… Read more

  • Relationship between ethylene, VOCs and fruit skin weakening

    Relationship between ethylene, VOCs and fruit skin weakening

    Ethylene and Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) have a very close relationship with fruit ripening and skin weakening leading to significant yield losses. It is known that climacteric and non-climacteric fruits have a unique odor. These odors are actually VOCs that are emitted by the fruit and… Read more

  • R&D Container, the ready-to-use post-harvest laboratory

    R&D Container, the ready-to-use post-harvest laboratory

    Thanks to this solution developed by ABSOGER, you can have your own laboratory within walking distance and on a small budget. The entire controlled atmosphere system is integrated in one container; from the machine room to the cold room and other additional equipment. Equipment: 1. Nitrogen… Read more

  • Tornado, mobil Controlled Ripening  & Precooling system

    Tornado, mobil Controlled Ripening & Precooling system

    Tornado is a patented system by Brancato, by forced air, who has developed this system for the controlled - accelerated ripening of Bananas, an innovative technology able to satisfy the demands of the various ripeners in terms of costs of manpower, of time and demand of the markets, and above all… Read more

  • Tarp systems, for optimum airflow in ripening and precooling rooms

    Tarp systems, for optimum airflow in ripening and precooling rooms

    The TPS, Tarp Systems, by BG DOOR, allow optimum airflow in ripening and precooling rooms. It include following characteristics: - Easy to use by a personnel switch- Fixed point with roller pipe- Adjustable to different pallet heights.TARP RT - Ripening Tarp track systemFitted with a manual movable… Read more

  • Post-harvest sachets, to control ethylene, other VOC´s, and rottenness

    Post-harvest sachets, to control ethylene, other VOC´s, and rottenness

    Sachets are BION's most effective, advanced, ecological and resistant solution for the control of ethylene and volatile organic compound gases (VOC's) to ensure that products reach the market in optimal conditions. 100% recyclable sachetMade of Tyvek paper on both sides.The inner sock can be used… Read more

  • X-ray computed tomography to assess internal chestnut quality

    X-ray computed tomography to assess internal chestnut quality

    After harvest at horticultural maturity, X-ray computed tomography was used for the non-destructive determination of internal defects occurring in chestnuts during storage. An image processing pipeline was established to accurately identify various types of defective chestnuts. Severely defective… Read more

  • Inflatable dock shelter for loading docks

    Inflatable dock shelter for loading docks

    The ANGEL MIR inflatable dock shelter AH ISO is vital to achieve a perfect closure in loading and unloading docks, especially in refrigerated warehouses of food industries where to respect the cold chain is required. It prevents air, water, gases, insects and dust from entering through a system of… Read more