Accession Number : AD0762790

Title :   Transportability of Tomatoes as a Function of the IR Physical and Mechanical Change,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Goncharov,P. V.

Report Date : 16 MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : At the Moldavian Scientific Research Institute of Irrigation, Agriculture and Vegetable Growing, using instruments designed by the Scientific Research Institute and Vegetable Farming, the dependence of the transportability of various varieties of tomatoes as a function of their physical-mechanical properties was studied: The resistance of the skin and flesh to puncture, the resistance of the fruit to crushing, and the anti-bruising properties.

Descriptors :   (*VEGETABLES, TRANSPORTATION), PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, VIBRATION, USSR

Subject Categories : Food, Food Service and Nutrition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE