The R & D Postharvest Division specializes in two main areas:
- Quality Check of fruits after processing export simulation includes: Shelf life, color development, development of decay during storage. Assessment and quantification of fruits quality and an examination of taste flavors and health ingredients.
- Examining ways to extend the shelf life and preventing decay and other defects: Using thermal blankets, humidity systems, examining the fruit coating impact, the influence of various plastic bags and other packing materials. Creating storage and transport protocols for the different fruits.