What Makes Fruit Mealy?

What Makes Fruit Mealy?

Did you ever have a delicious looking apple in your hands and bite in only to find it all grainy and sad? It’s not the fruit’s fault, and there might be something you can do about it!

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Sources:
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https://journals.ashs.org/hortsci/abstract/journals/hortsci/27/12/article-p1291.xml

Peach Fruit Texture


https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/092552149390032X

Click to access 1203.full.pdf


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Click to access Factors-affecting-the-postharvest-soluble-solids-and-sugar-content-of-tomato-Solanum-lycopersicum-L-fruit.pdf


https://www.foodunfolded.com/how-it-works/perfectly-ripe-fruits-how-do-they-do-it

How to Store Apples to Last Through the Winter


https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://polk.extension.wisc.edu/files/2014/02/When-are-Apples-Ripe-A3743-E.pdf&ved=2ahUKEwixsZbErsHmAhXgB50JHWd6A9gQFjAUegQIChAB&usg=AOvVaw1vQvYnnCxho0_HaVpvUBzj
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