Spotlight on New NCGT Resources

March 2017 -- NC Growing Together has released several new resources that will be of interest to producers, buyers, educators, and other audiences.

2018-09-15T09:40:11-04:00March 30th, 2017|NCGT News|

Postharvest Handling Workshop – Black Mountain – CANCELLED

CANCELLED Postharvest Handling for Enhanced Shelf Life Workshop – Black Mountain Register Online: CANCELLED Registration Deadline: October 10, 2016 To download a printable flyer for this workshop, please click HERE. The economic success of fruit and vegetable production is highly dependent on postharvest quality preservation. When marketing fresh fruits and vegetables, understanding the processes affecting product [...]

2016-11-26T15:32:41-05:00October 20th, 2016|, |

NCGT Releases Postharvest Handling Videos

November/December 2015 -- NCGT has released two videos that illustrate best postharvest handling practices to maintain product quality and extend shelf-life, limiting post-harvest disorders and loss of sales: Best Practices for Temperature and Humidity Management for Fresh Produce Best Practices for Grading and Packing of Fresh Produce NCGT will be sponsoring [...]

2018-09-15T10:42:34-04:00December 1st, 2015|NCGT News|

Upcoming Events: Postharvest Handling for Enhanced Shelf Life Workshops

March 2015 - The economic success of fruit and vegetable production is highly dependent on postharvest quality preservation. When marketing fresh fruits and vegetables, understanding the processes affecting product quality during storage and transportation is essential in obtaining a premium price for the product. To assist growers in developing skills that will provide a competitive [...]

2018-09-15T11:09:30-04:00April 1st, 2015|NCGT News|

NCGT and Partners to Deliver Postharvest Handling Workshops

February 2015 - This spring NC Growing Together, NC State University, and the Cooperative Extension Service are partnering to offer Post-Harvest Handling for Enhanced Shelf Life workshops for small and mid-sized growers. Half-day workshops will be held April 14 in Duplin County and May 21 in Catawba County. An advanced, full-day workshop will be held June 2 in [...]

2018-09-15T11:11:54-04:00March 2nd, 2015|NCGT News|