Produce Information / Storage Tips

Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.

Carrots - Topped

Indications of Quality

Firm (not limp); straight with a uniform taper from shoulder to tip; bright orange coloring; little residual hairiness from lateral roots; no green shoulders or green core from exposure to sunlight during the growth phase.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Refrigerator
Temperature: 32 F (0 C)
Relative Humidity: 98 to 100%
Approximate Storage Life: 3-6 months*

Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: High

Storage Tips

Do not wash before storing. Gently wrap a damp HydroLiner™ around the produce. Place in a VeggieZips™ storage produce bag, and close. Re-dampen as necessary.

* Approximate storage life is an estimate of in-home storage length. Your results may vary significantly depending on how long produce is in transit or in stock at the market.