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Transcript of pineapple processing
Hectares of Pineapple plantation in the Philippines particularly in General Santos City, Municipality of Polomolok and parts of Bukidnon Province.
Pineapples were freshly harvested from the plantation ready to be transported to the plant. During this part, grading of the fruits were made according to sizes and weight based on the buyers specification.
Upon arrival at the plant, the Pineapples are rinse in water with solutions to clean its skin and for pest control procedures and also to prevent the hastening of the fruits to ripe.
After the fruit was dried, the pineapple are now arranged in the cartoons. The content of the cartoon depends on the size of the pineapple the way they were segregated.
Labels are placed on each fruit after it is placed in the cartoon for identification purpose.
Boxes of pineapples are now piled in container vans ready for shipment to the buyer.