Presentation by Michael Reid, UC Davis, discusses postharvest technologies and the opportunities to reduce postharvest losses. This presentation was given at the Horticulture Innovation Lab's "Postharvest in Horticulture: Reducing losses and improving quality to capture high-value crops" event held July 24, 2014 at the UC Washington Center in Washington, D.C.
Postharvest opportunities presented include:
- Germplasm manipulation
- Innovations in cooling
- Electronics, communication and robotics
- Improved packaging
- Innovative marketing