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What Makes Fruit Ripen?

Sometimes the old wives get it right. When your mother (perhaps even when she was a “youngish wife”) told you that putting an apple in a bag with a banana would make it ripen, you might have scoffed a little. But then you found yourself with a rock-hard green McIntosh, you tried it, and soon you were enjoying red juicy goodness! But why did it work?Journey with ...

Jennifer Nemec and Associate Editor | Jun 10, 2020

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