Carrots

Description
Carrots should be Firm (not flacid or limp), straight with a uniform taper from ‘shoulder' to ‘tip', Bright orange and there should be little residual "hairiness" from lateral roots.
Mr Duke's Carrots are harvested by machine and carefully hand selected in the packing.

Care & Handling
Ideal storage temperature is 33° / 35°F and 98% relative humidity.
At optimum conditions, 'Cello Pack' Carrots should have good quality after storage from 3 to 4 weeks. Loose carrots should have good quality after storage up to 4 weeks. Store carrots away from ethylene-producing fruits to minimize spotting.

Packing

Cello Carrots
Pack sizeProduct LabelMaster packBagsBags per palletNet Wt
1 lbMr DukePoly484248 lb
2 lbMr DukePoly244248 lb
3 lbMr DukePoly164248 lb
5 lbMr DukePoly104250 lb

 

Medium Table Carrots
Pack sizeProduct LabelMaster packUnitsUnits per palletPallet patternNet Wt
50 lbMr DukePolyLoose426 x 7 High25 lb
25 lbMr DukePolyLoose426 x 7 High50 lb

 

Jumbo Carrots
Pack sizeProduct LabelMaster packUnitsUnits per palletPallet patternNet Wt
50 lbMr DukePolyLoose426 x 7 High50 lb
25 lbMr DukePolyLoose8010 x 8 High25 lb