Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Firm (not flacid or 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.
Temperature: 32 F (0 C)
Relative Humidity: 98 to 100%
Approximate Storage Life: 3-6 months*
Ethylene Production: Very Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: High
Do not wash before storing. Place in a VeggieZips produce bag with a damp HydoLiner to add moisture and maximize produce freshness.
* 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.