The type of crop being produced affects the packing system used. Packing systems discussed might include shallow crates/trays, deep crates, bins, and bags. The discussion could also cover why specific packing methods may be appropriate for some crops, and not for others.
- Packaging Requirements for Fruits and Vegetables
- Vegetable crates for sale
- Visit a local producer and observe/discuss packing methods
Brainstorming, Lecture Discussion, Paired or Small Group Discussion, Field Trip, Resource People