The Importance of Orange Testing & Quality Control
Citrus oranges grow in tropical or subtropical climates. Native to both China and India, they now also grow in LATAM, the United States, and all over the world.
Ensuring orange testing is efficient, consistent and streamlined has become an essential task for anyone across the value chain in the fresh produce industry – from growers and pickers, to warehouses, marketing companies, wholesalers, online marketplaces, retailers, and consumers. By looking at efficiencies and automation opportunities in the method we use to harvest and manage orange yields, we are reducing waste, and improving productivity, profit, and control.
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Common Defects to Look for in Orange Quality Evaluation
The following orange defects are the ones that are most likely to affect orange quality across the supply chain:
Common Quality Attributes for Growing and Harvesting Oranges
The following internal and external orange attributes are commonly used for quality evaluation: