Effect Of Several Factors On Limonin Content Of Grapefruit Juice

Mansell and Mcintosh (33) reported limonin contents (EIA) for a large number of samples of the major Florida grapefruit cultivars. Samples from three Florida state test houses collected from mid-December 1979 through early March 1980 revealed the following limonin concentrations in the cultivars (mean and range in /¿g/mL): Duncan—394 samples, 6.03, 1.35 to 12.10; Marsh—537 samples, 7.15, 1.78 to 13.80; pink seedless—127 samples, 7.47, 2.41 to 12.00. The mean limonin content for Duncan was significantly lower (P < 0.05) than that for the Marsh or pink seedless.

In the same study, limonin contents were also reported for the three different test houses utilized (overall mean and range in /¿g/mL): test house 1—344 samples, 7.52,2.38 to 12.30; test house 2—488 samples, 6.09, 1.35 to 12.30; test house 3—272 samples, 7.05,1.78 to 13.80. The means for the three test houses differed significantly at the 95% confidence level.

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Homemade Pet Food Secrets

It is a well known fact that homemade food is always a healthier option for pets when compared to the market packed food. The increasing hazards to the health of the pets have made pet owners stick to containment of commercial pet food. The basic fundamentals of health for human beings are applicable for pets also.

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