Postharvest heat treatments

  title={Postharvest heat treatments},
  author={Susan Lurie},
Postharvest heat treatments are being used for disinfestation and disinfection of an increasing variety of crops, including flowers, fruits and vegetables. This review focuses on the effects of heat on the commodity and its postharvest quality. The effects of a postharvest heat treatment on aspects of ripening and development of thermotolerance is discussed… CONTINUE READING