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May 8, 2016

  • New packaging increases time period of Persimmons

    ROP, in cooperation with the Laboratory for Storage of Fruit and More – Sharon Fruit, has developed a versatile Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) which allows longer storage of persimmons that’s required to make a more year-round marketplace for the fruit and also facilitate longer shipping distances.

    To do this, after browsing the de-astringency process to form them more pleasant for consumption, the persimmons are treated during a MA environment with a […]