Management of post-harvest diseases of fruits, vegetables and tuber crops by Susamma Philip

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  • Integrated control,
  • Fruit,
  • Biological control,
  • Postharvest diseases and injuries,
  • Vegetables,
  • Tuber crops

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-354) and Index.

Book details

StatementSusamma Philip
ContributionsIndian Council of Agricultural Research. Directorate of Knowledge Management in Agriculture
LC ClassificationsSB608.F8 S87 2014
The Physical Object
Pagination362 pages :
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26491278M
ISBN 108171641504
ISBN 109788171641505
LC Control Number2014347594

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Classification of Post-Harvest Diseases 3. Types 4. Control. Meaning of Post-Harvest Diseases: The diseases which develop on harvested parts of the plants like seeds, fruits and also on vegetables are the post-harvested diseases.

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Introduction • Fruits and vegetables are the most perishable agricultural produces • One-third of food produced for human consumption is lost or wasted globally • Food is wasted throughout the supply chain, from initial agricultural production down to final household consumption • A major.

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Postharvest Disinfection of Fruits and Vegetables describes available technologies to reduce microbial infection for maintaining postharvest quality and safety. The book analyzes alternative and traditional methodologies and points out the significant advantages and limitations of each technique, thus facilitating both cost and time savings.

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Selected pages. Title Page. Table of Contents Food Production and Postharvest Management. Volume 1 of Postharvest Technology of Fruits and Vegetables: Handling, Processing, Fermentation, and Waste Management, L 4/5(6).

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