International symposium on postharvest treatment of horticultural crops.

Date: 1900.01.01


This issue of "Acta Horticulturae" contains in 2 volumes the 112 papers of the symposium, held in Kecskemét, Hungary, August 30-September 3, 1993. Methods of storage concerning over 30 plant species were covered, as well as fruits of the temperate zone (apples, pears, plums, quinces, sour-cherries, peaches, apricots, cherries, nectarines, strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, rubus and rose-hips); tropical fruits (citrus fruits, mandarins, bananas, mangoes, persimmons, olives, grapefruit, avocados and figs); vegetables (beans, eggplants, tomatoes, cumin, peppers, fennel, squash, asparagus, sweet potatoes, onions, lettuce); several kinds of grape, cut flowers, tulip bulbs, flower bulbs and mushrooms. The lectures included the following main themes: methods of storage; diseases; loss of water and other losses; effect of growing factors on the the storage quality; treatments before storage; change in physiological factors; quality; research; parameters of storage; technical and mechanical aspects; economics.


  • Original title: International symposium on postharvest treatment of horticultural crops.
  • Organiser : ISHS, SASS P.
  • Record ID : 1996-0628
  • Languages: English
  • Number of articles: 18
  • Publication: Ishs (international society for horticultural science) - Belgium/Belgium/Hungary/Hungary/Netherlands/Netherlands
  • Source: Source: n. 368; 943 p. (16 x 24); fig.; tabl.; index; NLG 240.00.
  • Conference type: Other conference (non-IIR)
  • Notes:

    ISHS/Acta Hortic./Proc. int. Symp. postharvest Treat. hortic. Crops, Kecskemét

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