Good pomegranate profile
it is famous. Buying a good pomegranate requires knowledge of the characteristics of different types of pomegranate. Given that there are more than 700 species of pomegranates in Iran, it is very difficult to distinguish good pomegranate from all of them, good pomegranate is heavy in size,
The skin of a ripe pomegranate fruit is softer, thinner, more colorful, tastier, and has more sugar and volume than unripe fruit, and if we touch the fruit with our hands, it should make a metallic sound. These experiences will help us have a better impression next year.
Pomegranate fruit should be picked as soon as it ripens, otherwise most large fruits will be damaged and cracked due to the cold weather.
The most important pest of this fruit
The most important pest of this fruit is “throat worm”, which can enter the fruit from the pomegranate crown. So when shopping, look at the pomegranate throat first; If it is a little black, there is a high probability of throat cream in it, so it is better not to choose it. Also, avoid pomegranates that have more than half of their skin sunburned.
Having the above characteristics in pomegranate fruit can be a sign of its quality
Temperature and storage conditions of pomegranate
Pomegranate is basically a perennial fruit as long as it is stored in a suitable environment. The best temperature for storing pomegranate is 5 degrees Celsius. It should be noted that pomegranate loses its moisture during storage, so to store pomegranate for a long time, you can wrap it in newspaper and keep it in a wooden basket, away from the sun and in a cold environment.
Humid environments, even in the refrigerator, can activate pomegranate peel bacteria and fungi and cause pomegranate peel mold, so it is best not to store pomegranate in closed or plastic containers unless the surface of the pomegranate peel is properly moistened with antifungal wax. Be covered.
Main properties of pomegranate fruit
Pomegranate is rich in antioxidants and has high amounts of vitamin C and potassium. According to the latest research, pomegranate has healing properties
Reduce the risk of heart disease
Reduce the risk of cancer, especially prostate and breast cancer
Lower blood cholesterol
Prevent cell damage
Helping the health of the gums
Classification of pomegranates
Pomegranate is a non-climacteric fruit. Pomegranate fruit is not like bananas, apples and mangoes, it is a non-climatic fruit. This means that the fruit must be fully ripe
It is then harvested from the tree, so the ripening of the pomegranate must take place on the tree and will not ripen after harvest. The production of natural ethylene in pomegranate is low and pomegranate is low sensitivity to ethylene gas
The company (SQD) with sorting salon in Saveh region and employing skilled and trained workers in a completely hygienic environment and in accordance with the requirements of World Day, sorts and packs pomegranates
Utilizing agricultural specialists and applying new post-harvest technologies, we provide all the needs of the final consumer in order to have access to healthy and organic fruits with higher storage time, in relation to the quality control of exported pomegranate fruit. Our main export markets for pomegranates are European countries, Russia and the Arab countries of the Middle East
We do our best to benefit our customers. Our commitment to different qualities has made our company one of the best suppliers of Iranian fruits. Dear customers, you can send your request to the company’s response team and use the free technical advice of the company’s experts for free.
|total fat||1.17 grams|
|Dietary fiber||4 grams|
|Vitamin B3||0.293 mg|
|Vitamin B5||0.135 mg|
|Vitamin B6||0.075 mg|
|Vitamin B2||0.053 mg|
|Vitamin B1||0.067 mg|
|Vitamin C||10.2 mg|
|Vitamin E||0.60 mg|
|Vitamin K||16.4 micrograms|