Fruit Testing

Testing facilities

Landseer can test  various aspects of fruit quality
  • Pressure
  • Soluble Sugars
  • Starch
  • Respiration
  • Ethylene
  • Dry Matter
  • Chlorophyll degredation
  • Colour

Equipment

In our fully equipped Post harvest testing laboratory we have  Fruit Texture Analysers,Three Gas Analyzers that  measures levels of Ethylene, CO2 and O2 to maintain optimal produce quality, ICA  56 Ethylene monitors,, Shore metres, dehydrators and refractometers The traditional method of measuring starch degradation as an indication of maturity has served us well over the years but modern technology has enable us to take a giant leap forward. Landseer has developed a method of  predicting the point when starch  conversion starts to break thus allowing apple crops to picked on time for maximum storability

Comparison trials

Landseer  specialised in devising and implementing a comparison trials for assessing new technology  used in Fresh Produce . We hace run trials o
  •  Plums
  •  Broccoli
  • Melons
  • Bananas
  • Tomatoes
  •  Cherries
  •  Strawberries
  • Blueberies
  • Pears
  •  Apples

Fruit Testing DOCUMENTATION

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Contact Information

Telephone


+44 (0)1245 357109



Fax


+44 (0)1245 494165



Address


Lodge Farm, Goat Hall Lane, Galleywood, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 8PH, England

Mark Tully


Managing Director
Phone: +44 (0)1245 357109
Mobile: +44 (0)7775 601300



Colin Carter


General Manager
Phone: +44 (0)1273 832859
Mobile: +44 (0)7787 523458



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