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Title: Taro Corm Quality and Postharvest Handling for Processing
Authors: Paull, Robert E.
Coltman, Robert
Keywords: Colocasia esculenta
crop quality
postharvest treatment
Issue Date: Jan-1990
Publisher: University of Hawaii
Citation: Paull RE, Coltman R. 1990. Taro corm quality and postharvest handling for processing. In: Hollyer JR, Sato DM, editors. Proceedings of Taking Taro into the 1990s: A Taro Conference. Taking Taro into the 1990s: A Taro Conference; 1989 Aug 17; Hilo, Hawaii. Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. p. 30-31.
Series/Report no.: Research Extension Series
Abstract: Objectives to study the relationships between physiological age of corms, storage capabilities, and final snack food chip quality of dryland taro are outlined. Background information is to be developed that will assist in the development of the snack food chip market. The first problem is to define quality and attempt to focus on those aspects which are most important for fried chip manufacture.
Pages/Duration: 2 pages
ISSN: 0271-9916
Appears in Collections:Taro
Proceedings of Taking Taro into the 1990s: A Taro Conference

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