1-Methylcyclopropene and Waxing Influence the Ripening and Storage Life of Avocado Fruit - Presentation by Jeong, Jiwon ; Huber, Donald J. ; Sargent, Steven A.
1 MCP Summary - Chris B. Watkins and William B. Miller - Cornell University - Related Literature List
Avocado Post Harvest from UC Davis - in English
Avocado Post Harvest from UC Davis - in Spanish
Postharvest Research: 1998/99 - Ethylene Ripening Protocols for Avocados
Allan Woolf and Anne White -- June 1999 - Report to Avocado Industry Council NZ
Avocado Postharvest Research: 1998/99 - Novel Postharvest Treatments for Rot Control - A. White, A.B. Woolf, K. Cox, K.R. Everett, M. Davy -- June 1999 - Report to Avocado Industry Council NZ
Avocado Transportation Requirements
Avocado General information and Post Harvest - FAO
Bacillus subtilis as biocontrol agent on postharvest diseases of avocados. - University of Pretoria
Bacterial Soft Rot of Avocado Fruit - II - Zafrira Volcani - Division of Plant Pathology, Agricultural Research Station, Rehovot. 1959.
Collaboration Develops Improved Avocado Maturity Test - from UC Agriculture and Natural Resources
Detection of ripening induced cytochrome P-450 protein in avocado - Cal Poly Pomona
Dothiorella Fruit Rot - Dothiorella gregaria - UC Davis IPM
Ethylene Sensitivity Chart - Marathon Products Inc.
Future Research and Development in Agricultural Produce Quality - P.J. Hofman - edited by G.I. Johnson, Le Van To, Nguyen Duy and M.C. Webb. ACIAR Proceeding 100.
Growth Measurement as an Indication of Avocado Maturity - S.K. Lee and R.E. Young - J. Amer. Soc. Hort Sci. 108(3):395 - 397. 1983.
Handbook 66 Avocado section - The Commercial Storage of Fruits, Vegetables and Florist and Nursery Stocks Agricultural Handbook # 66 USDA-ARS
Influence of 1-Methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) on ripening and cell wall matrix polysaccharides of avocado (Persea americana) fruit - Poster by J. Jeong, D. J. Huber, S.A. Sargent (Microsoft PowerPoint Format)
Influence of delayed ethylene application on 1-MCP-induced suppression of avocado (Persea americana) fruit ripening metabolism - Poster by J. Jeong, D. J. Huber, S.A. Sargent (Microsoft PowerPoint Format)
Influence of Ethylene Removal on the Protein Pattern of Avocado Fruits at Low Temperature Storage - Abstract - J.P. Zamorano, C. Merodio - ISHS Acta Horticulturae 343: Physiological Basis of Postharvest Technologies
IPM replaces methyl bromide, Gempler's IPM Solutions, 2001.
Maturity Stage at Harvest and Orchard Location on Fruit Quality Consumption of Avocado 'Hass' - from CICTAMEX - in Spanish
Maturity Studies of Avocado Fruit Based on Picking Dates and Dry Weight - S.K. Lee, R.E. Young, P.M. Schiffman, and C.W. Coggins, Jr. - J. Amer. Soc. Hort Sci. 108(3):390 - 394. 1983.
Measuring avocado maturity; ongoing developments - Woolf, A.B. ; Clark, Chris ; Terander, Emma ; Phetsomphou, Vong ; Hofshi, Reuben ; Arpaia, Mary Lu ; Boreham, Donella ; Wong, Marie ; White, Anne
Optimization, Validation and Application of Radioimmunoassays for Plant Growth Substances in Avocado (Persea americana Mill.) Fruits - Jonathan Cutting. 1984.
Orchard survey: Effect of pre-harvest factors on postharvest rots part II - K.R. Everett - November 2000 - Report to Avocado Industry Council NZ
Phytophthora Fruit Rot - Phytophthora citricola - UC Davis IPM
Postharvest Behaviour of Avocado Fruit cv Hass According to the Crop's Altitude and Flowering Type - from CICTAMEX - in Spanish
Postharvest Diseases of Avocado - K.R. Everett - HortResearch
Postharvest Handling Manual (Small-Scale Postharvest Handling Practices: A Manual for Horticultural Crops (4th Edition)) - English version - by Lisa Kitinoja and Adel A. Kader - FAO
Postharvest Handling Manual (Small-Scale Postharvest Handling Practices: A Manual for Horticultural Crops (4th Edition)) - French version - by Lisa Kitinoja and Adel A. Kader - FAO
Postharvest Handling Manual (Small-Scale Postharvest Handling Practices: A Manual for Horticultural Crops (4th Edition)) - Spanish version - by Lisa Kitinoja and Adel A. Kader - FAO
Postharvest Handling of Avocados and International Market Prices - from Market AG.com
Postharvest in Florida - University of Florida
Postharvest research - Dr. J. Huber web page
Postharvest Rots - G. Hopkirk, A. White, D.J. Beever, S.K. Forbes - HortResearch
Postharvest Rots Of Avocados : Improved Chemical Control By Using Different Application Methods - K.R. Everett and L. Korsten - Hortnet
Review of 1-MCP Publications - Chris B. Watkins and William B. Miller, Cornell University
Should the California Avocado Industry Adopt "snap" Harvesting
Susceptibility of avocado fruit to mechanical damage as influenced by variety, maturity and stage of ripeness - by ML Arpaia, FG Mitchell, PM Katz and G Mayer - S Afr Avocado Growers' Assoc Yearbook Vol 10 1987- p149
Tecnología de aplicaciones de 1-MCP en paltas (abacates) - Daniel Manríquez y Julio Retamales
The feasibility of 'snap' harvesting of 'Hass' avocados by Arpaia and Hofshi, Subtropical Fruit News
The potential benefits of 1-methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) for retarding ripening and extending the storage life of avocados - Presentation by Jeong, Jiwon ; Huber, Donald J. ; Sargent, Steven A.
The UC Davis Postharvest Technology Research and Information Library - A collection of very useful Postharvest Videos.