This comic series is the popularized version of Philippine National Standard (PNS) on Fresh Fruit Pineapples Specification (PNS/BAFPS 09:2004) and PNS on Code of Good Agricultural Practices for Fruits and Vegetables (PNS/BAFS 49:2017). Each issue will discuss a salient provision of the standards.

May’s issue discussed the suggested suitable container - plastic crates, for harvested pineapple to preserve its quality and ensure proper ventilation.

Issue 3: This explains the need to use clean crates to avoid contamination of harvested pineapples, which may affect the quality.