Produce Information / Storage Tips
Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.
Indications of Quality
Vibrant color and firm flesh; absence of defects (such as bird-peck, sunburn, scab, skin break, and stem shrivel), insects, and decay.
Ideal Storage Conditions
Temperature: 31 to 32 F (-0.5 to 0 C)
Relative Humidity: 85 to 90%
Approximate Storage Life: 7-10 days*
Ethylene Production: Moderate
Ethylene Sensitivity: Low
Do not wash before storing. Place in a VeggieZips™ produce bag if desired. A HydroLiner™ is not 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.
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