Routine post-harvest screening of banana/plantain hybrids: Criteria and methods

This manual describes the key post-harvest criteria and methods/procedures for routine selection of new Musa hybrids. There are many post-harvest criteria for screening new banana, cooking banana and plantain hybrids, however the major ones include : post-harvest characteristics at harvest, fruit maturation, green-life and shelf-life, fruit ripening quality, sensory quality, cooking or boiling quality, processing quality, mechanical damage, physiological disorders and post-harvest diseases.

English version out of print

INIBAP / CTA / NRI / FHIA / ODA

Authors:
Dadzie, B.K.; Orchard, J.E.
Journal/Series:
INIBAP Technical Guidelines, No. 2
Publication Year:
1997
Publication Format:
B5; PDF
Language:
FR;ES
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