Karragullen 6111 WA Australia March 2017

March 14 , 2017

Peaches stored with AiroFresh®, see photograph of melting type peaches that had been stored with AiroFresh®. The fruit was after 6 weeks old and still in edible condition, which is amazing. Also the Mariposa plums which normally go soft very quickly, those held under AiroFresh® and again after 6 weeks were still in saleable condition.

During a visit to Karragullen the owner there informed me that he has observed a significant difference between Queen Garnet plums air stored that were very soft compared to those stored with AiroFresh®.

We have some tests being done to evaluate Tegan Blue plums that have been treated with 1MCP against the ones treated with AiroFresh®. I will inform you of the outcome.