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The effect of modified atmosphere packaging on postharvest shelf life of mango fruits, mangifera indica l, cultivar tommy atkins
(Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi, 2011-09)
Modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) is a simple technology whose optimization can minimize high postharvest losses in perishable commodities. In this study, the efficacy of active bag® a recently introduced MAP product ...
Effect of accel (gibberellins (ga4+7) + benzyladenine) on the shelf life of French beans, phaseolus vulgaris L.
To determine the effects of Accel on the shelf life of French beans, Phaseolus vulgaris L. variety Monel, two field experiments were conducted at the University of Nairobi’s Kabete Field Station for two seasons. Accel was ...