Following a busy season of installations and upgrades to existing customer lines earlier in the year, the 2016 Pacific Northwest (PNW) cherry is now wrapped up.
An admission has been given in Belgium to ripen tomatoes with products based on ethylene. It is an admission for 120 days as of September.
The consumer perception of quality and freshness of perishable fruits such as raspberries can be strongly influenced by the postharvest technology.
Consortium Director Gerhard Dichgans is optimistic: we are counting on a fine quality crop and a very bright start to the season.
The price situation has sharply changed in the Polish tomato market after steady price growth last week. The Polish market is currently characterized by processors’ rather high demand for raw apples.