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Harvesting and Post-Harvest Practises

This article, describes the harvesting and post-harvest practices. Briefly, factors affecting yields dependent of harvesting time are outlined, the harvesting methods, assessment of yield and crop value, packaging and transporting of freshly harvested sweetpotato roots, and post-harvest storage for fresh and dry roots including techniques and challenges. Lastly, describes the storage pests and disease management.


Harvest and post-harvest practices, pp 70-81.