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Great Lakes EXPO

Fruit, Vegetable and farm market Michigan Greenhouse Growers EXPO December 4-6, 2018 Grand Rapids, MI Website: https://glexpo.com/


New Publication –

On-Farm Cold Storage of Fall-Harvested Fruits and Vegetables This comprehensive bulletin covers planning, sizing, environmental requirements for different crops, construction, refrigeration systems, humidification and material handing targeted at fall harvested crops but applies to any stored crops. You’ll recoup your investment in this publication many times over with the mistakes you’ll avoid, improved market quality, […]


Mold Control in Walk-in Coolers

The following link is to an article from Michigan State on Mold Control and cleaning in Walk-in coolers. (PDF) Tips to help slow or minimize mold growth in walk-in refrigeration units: • Limit all paper products, agars, medias in the unit — these are excellent sources of food for mold • Remove/dry any excess water […]