Post Harvest Handling

Post Harvest Handling 2017-12-06T17:12:40+00:00

Post Harvest Handling includes everything from the time the produce is picked to when it is delivered to the consumer. There are many things to consider related to food safety, storage and distribution. Below are some resources that may help with these processes and decision making.

Leopold Center fro Sustainable Agriculture has a “Growers Manual: A Template for Grower Cooperatives“. This resources also has a lot of great information about Post Harvest Handling for a variety of crops. They also have a “Post Harvest Decision Making Tool” and a “Post Harvest Handling” document related to Food Safety.