Tomato Production, Processing and Technology, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 184569614X
  • ISBN-13: 9781845696146
  • DDC: 664.805642
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 550 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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A complete guide to the tomato industry, including over 50 full colour photos on tomato diseases and other vital elements. It is a book needed by all tomato and tomato products packers, growers and anyone involved or interested in packing, processing and production of tomatoes and tomato products.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Frontmatter.
Half Title Page.
Preface to the 1st Edition.
Preface to the 2nd Edition.
Preface to the 3rd Edition.
1: Production.
2: Introduction & History of the Tomato Industry.
3: Tomato Culture and Production for Processing.
4: Genetics in Breeding of Processing Tomatoes.
5: Tomato Harvesting, Systems and Methods.
6: Tomato Handling.
7: Tomato Grading.
8: Preparation of Tomatoes for Processing.
9: Processing.
10: Canning Tomatoes.
11: Tomato Juice Manufacture.
12: Tomato Pulp and Paste Manufacture.
13: Tomato Catsup and Chili Sauce Manufacture.
14: Tomato Soup.
15: Tomato Wastes.
16: Technology.
17: Quality Assurance.
18: Quality Control.
19: Quality Evaluation of Processed Tomatoes and Tomato Products.
20: Color and Color Measurement.
21: Tomato Solids.
22: Consistency (viscosity) of Tomato Products.
23: Total Acidity and pH.
24: Defects and Material Other than Tomatoes.
25: Flavor and Flavor Evaluation.
26: Drosophila and Insect Control.
27: Mold – Counting Methods and Principles.
28: Spoilage of Canned Tomatoes and Tomato Products.
29: Composition of Tomatoes.
U.C. Standards of Identity and Grades, Fill of Container, Factors of Quality, Definitions; Inspection and Score Sheets.
Food & Drug Administration Part 53 - Tomato Products.
Quality Control and Evaluation Forms.