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Research and consultancy

Julian Heyes in lab

The Centre for Postharvest Refrigeration and Research does research and consultancy to provide cost-effective solutions to industry problems. We work on a wide range of fruit, vegetable, cut flower, seafood and aquaculture products.


CPRR research has led to real-world improvements for primary sector industries.


CPRR does research for many external clients including primary sector companies and energy-efficiency organisations.

The Centre for Postharvest Refrigeration and Research:

  • maximises value
  • increases efficiencies in resource allocation
  • designs innovative new packaging systems for fresh produce. 

Callaghan Innovation may provide Research and Development funding to support the growth of your project.

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