Cold storage of fresh fruit

The training "Cold Storage of Fresh Fruit" has been developed by WUR as an online course. It offers knowledge on long term storage of fresh fruit, such as apples and pears.

Cold store of apples. Photo by Sodel Vladyslav/

Course description

Do you want to unveil all facets of storing freshly harvested top fruit in the best possible way? Improve your understanding of the physiological processes but also the technical background of cooling systems and controlled atmosphere (CA) storage? Do you want to distinguish between main and side issues to make the best decisions for long term storage of fresh fruit? Then this online course is something for you. It enables you to study the learning materials at your own pace and place.