Cucumbers

 

American Cucumber

 

Type of Packages:

Packaging Type

Labels

Carton

Sizes

Counts

Super Select

GrowerAlliance

1 1/9

8 – 9 ½”

65 – 75

Select

GrowerAlliance

1 1/9

7”-8 ½”   &

8 ½”- 9 ½”

Full Box

Large

GrowerAlliance

1 1/9

9 ½’’ – 10 ½”

55 – 60

Small

GrowerAlliance

1 1/9

7” – 8”

80 – 90

36’s

GrowerAlliance

  6/10

8” – 9”

36

24’s

GrowerAlliance

  6/10

9 ½” – 10 ½”

24

 

 

 

 

Number of packages per pallet:

– Packing for  36’s is 90 boxes per pallet

– 1 1/9 de Bushel   42 box per pallet.

– Packaging for 24’s is 100 boxes per pallet

 

 

Quality Specifications:

The quality of cucumber or slice table is primarily based on uniform shape in a firm and dark green skin. Other quality indicators are the size and the absence of growth or handling defects, decay and yellowing.