Silva, Erin. 2010. Respiration and Ethylene and their Relationship to Postharvest Handling. eXtension. Adapted from: Silva, E. 2008. Respiration and ethylene and their relationship to postharvest handling In Wholesale success: a farmer’s guide to selling, postharvest handling, and packing produce (Midwest edition).
Accessed at: http://articles.extension.org/pages/18354/respiration-and-ethylene-and-their-relationship-to-postharvest-handling
This eXtension publication, adapted from Erin Silva of the University of Wisconsin’s 2008 piece for Family Farmed, Respiration and Ethylene and their Relationship to Postharvest Handling in Wholesale Success looks at two factors related to post-harvest produce quality and extending postharvest life: plant respiration and ethylene production.