Processing Tropical Crops

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Macmillan Education Ltd
Food & beverage technology, Science/Mathem
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ISBN 10033344857X
ISBN 139780333448571

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Processing tropical crops: a technological approach. This book describes the existing traditional methods of processing various tropical crops with detailed graphic flowcharts and the technology and equipment involved Processing Tropical Crops book the processes.

Information on the chemical and physical properties of the respective crops is by: With its distinguished editor and international team of contributors, Volume 1 of Postharvest biology and technology of tropical and subtropical fruits, along with the other volumes in the collection, will be an essential reference both for professionals involved in the postharvest handling and processing of tropical and subtropical fruits and.

This book covers the processing and technological aspects of root and tuber foods, detailing the production and processing of roots and tubers such as taro, cassava, sweet potato, yam.

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Tropical and subtropical fruits are popular products, but are often highly perishable and need to be transported long distances for sale.

The four volumes of Postharvest biology and technology of tropical fruits review essential aspects of postharvest biology, postharvest technologies, handling and processing technologies for both well-known and lesser-known fruits.

Ecophysiology of Tropical Crops covers the knowledge and opinion on ecophysiology of the major tropical crop plants.

The book discusses the fundamental ideas about the numerical description of plant development and considers effects of climatic factors (e.g., temperature, light, and water) on physiological processes in Edition: 1.

Processing tropical crops: a technological approach. This manual covers all aspects of the processing of cassava, cocoa, coconuts, coffee, groundnuts, maize, palm oil, sorghum, millet, soyabeans and yams. Each product is examined in light of traditional processing by: This book examines recent developments in the area of fruit technology including: postharvest physiology and storage; novel processing technologies applied to fruits; and in-depth coverage on processing, packaging, and nutritional quality of tropical and sub-tropical fruits.

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Morales ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) and transportation technologies that facilitate global commerce. This book covers the processing and technological aspects of root and tuber foods, detailing the production and processing of roots and tubers such as taro, cassava, sweet potato, yam and elephant foot yam.

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Small Scale Postharvest Handling Practices: A Manual for Horticultural Crops (4th edition). July ii Users' Feedback Solicited The authors welcome suggestions for additions to this manual and for changes in the materials included in this edition and will include such changes in the next edition.

Please. per hectare in tow harvests per year can be obtained under tropical climate. Fruits are found to be a rich source of vitamins and minerals.

For example mango, papaya the fruit processing sector has grown at about 20% per annum. However, the growth rates have Production Technology of Fruit Crops. Roots and tubers are considered as the most important food crops after cereals and contribute significantly to sustainable development, income generation and food security especially in the tropical regions.

The perishable nature of roots and tubers demands appropriate storage conditions at different stages starting from farmers to its final consumers.

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Beginner’s Guide to Small-scale Tropical Agriculture Page 3 Crops grown on the small tropical farm are usually basic subsistence crops: grains, legumes, roots and tubers. These crops are the best ones to grow to sell for they are the crops used in large amounts by others.

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This book (28 chapters), which is the 17th volume in the Crop Production Science in Horticulture Series (18 volumes that focus on scientific principles underlying production practices for economically important horticultural crops from major production systems in temperate, subtropical and tropical climatic areas), summarizes the available information regarding the origin, taxonomy, breeding, physiology.

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The Tropical and Subtropical Crops Division provides sustainable and appropriate technologies for production and post-harvest handling of citrus and subtropical crops in order to enhance food security and nutrition, global competitiveness and wealth creation by addressing national priori ties through its research agenda and related activities.

Description: Most of the world's poorest smallholders depend on tropical roots and tuber crops as their principal source of food and nutrition. This book compiles information on the origin, genetics, physiology, agronomy, pests and diseases and post harvest processing of these crops, while providing ideas for further research and development.

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After a discussion on world production and trade in oilseeds there are separate chapters on castor, groundnut, safflower, sesame, soya and sunflower, crambe, niger and : Hardcover. As exports of tropical fruit, nuts, and other high-value crops have been growing very rapidly from developing countries, but often encounter serious obstacles in their value chains, this book demonstrates how national agricultural policy is oftentimes not guided by considerations of inherent competitiveness.

Most of the world's poorest smallholders depend on tropical roots and tuber crops as their principal source of food and nutrition. This book compiles information on the origin, genetics, physiology, agronomy, pests and diseases and post harvest processing of these crops, while providing ideas for further research and development.

Tropical Crops Genetic Resources Institute (Hainan Tropical Botanical Garden) Spice & Beverage Research Institute (Xinglong Tropical Botanical Garden) South Subtropical Crops Research Institute (South Subtropical Botanical Garden) Agricultural Product Processing Research Institute; Guangzhou Experimental Station; Environment and Plant.

Ecophysiology of Tropical Crops covers the knowledge and opinion on ecophysiology of the major tropical crop plants. The book discusses the fundamental ideas about the numerical description of plant development and considers effects of climatic factors (e.g., temperature, light, and water) on physiological processes in plants.Tropical Roots and Tubers: Production, Processing and Technology details the fundamental aspects to the latest development in the field, with emphasis on the possibilities to further increase roots' and tubers' utility and applications, through a variety of processing techniques and other technological interventions, creating new products such Brand: Wiley-Interscience.The most important crops are cassava, sweet potato, yam and the aroids, sharing important common traits such as bulkiness, post-harvest perishability and vegetative propagation.

This book compiles the most up to date information on the origin, genetics, physiology, agronomy, pests and diseases and post harvest processing of these crops, while.