PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: Dr Frans Kruger
LEAD INSTITUTION: Lowveld Postharvest Services
BENEFICIARY: Subtropical Industry
The industry will know:
- The lowest moisture content and latest date Lamb Hass and Reed can be harvested at.
- The appropriate storage temperature regimes for each cultivar.
- What contribution 1-methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) applications can make.
- How long the fruit can be stored before marketing.