Multi-purpose cold storage and ripening chamber for 8 to 14°C fruits and vegetables
TNAU inaugurated a model multi-purpose cold storage and ripening chamber for 8 to 14°C fruits and vegetables where the technology has been provided by Danfoss and Blue Star. Prof. Dr. K Ramasamy, who also serves as Vice Chancellor, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore, said, “With a world-class multi-purpose cold storage and ripening chamber in place, our aim is to enhance awareness of cold chain techniques with farmers, students and other interested stakeholders, which will directly help increase the farmers’ incomes and reduce post-harvest losses.” “Moreover, with industry experts such as Danfoss and Blue Star on board, we are confident that the rate of knowledge transfer between the industry and academia will increase over time, which will enable us to nurture industry-ready professionals for the sector,” he added
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