Product: Controlled Atmosphere Technology (CA Technology)
In the year 2005 a controlled atmosphere technology was introduced with the aim to study the physiological behavior of harvested produce and develop protocols for delivering fresh produce at market with better maintained quality. In Postharvest, antisap technology has been introduced for better quality mangoes. Using modern CA technology, apples (Red Delicious and Golden Delicious) can be stored round the year while postharvest storage life of green Chilies can be extended upto 3-4 weeks. Mango cvs can be potentially shipped to distant destinations like Europe by sea.