Researchers and governments are paid great interest concerning food safety and quality of food stuff. Determination of moisture and ash contents was ac-complished by using simple, easy and low cost method to establish a database for agricultural commodities.Twenty four types of agricultural commodities were collected from the local market in Al-Rass governorate, Al-Qassim region, Saudi Arabia. The samples were collected in the period from the beginning of January 2017 to the end of July 2017. The survey show that higher values of moisture contents were found in tomato and cucumber (95.79 and 94.65%, respectively)while the higher values of ash content were found in leafy vegetables in particu-lar spinach and watercress of 1.91% and 1.51% respectively
Survey on the Moisture and Ash Contents in Agricultural Commodities in Al-Rass Governorate, Saudi Arabia in 2017 / Elsayed, AHMED MAHMOUD. - In: ASSIUT JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES. - ISSN 1110-0486. - STAMPA. - 48(2017), pp. 55-62.
|Titolo:||Survey on the Moisture and Ash Contents in Agricultural Commodities in Al-Rass Governorate, Saudi Arabia in 2017|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2017|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI):||http://dx.doi.org/10.21608/ajas.1999.5752|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||1.1 Articolo in rivista|