Okra processing line is to make frozen okra from fresh picked okra. The frozen okra production line consist: okra cutting machine, sorting machine, washing machine, blanching machine and colling machine,IQF freezer, Weighting and packing .
fresh picked okras are transferred to factory for further processing. Chopping off the top stalk end and the tail of the ladies fingers.
Okra also called ladies' fingers , is popular and healthy vegetable that are widely found in various cuisines. And enjoyed by people of all ages around the world.
Frozen Vegetable Okra Line Profess Steps Show:
Okra Cutting Machine：
The okras are cut into smaller pieces with various sizes. The okras are Sliced into 12-15 mm / 12-15mm in diagonal thick rounds
Cutted Okra Sorting Show:
The sliced okras are sorted on inspection belt for infection and foreign matter. So as to ensure the consistent quality of raw materials
Okra Washing Machine:
The okra is washed to remove foreign materials like soil & so on. The cut okras are washed and cleaned again to eliminate debris during the cutting process. Washing with 25-50ppm hypochloride for 5min. The cut okras are washed with treated water
Ladies' fingers Blanching and cooling:
Cleaned cut okras are blanched in hot water for a short period of time.
Blanching is for killing enzymes and-preseringthe color and taste of the okra.Then the blanched okras are cooled down to 10-12 degrees for further processes. workers inspect the blanched and cooled okra to remove defective ones.
Okra Industrial freezer(IQF)
vibrating shaker is used in order to remove excess water from-product
This dewatering precess can remove the extra water from blanched okra. Before freezing , which can ensure the good quality of frozen okra. IOF Okra deer frozen at-18 degree celsius. The sliced okras are sorted on inspection belt for infection and foreign matter. So as te ensure thecensistent quality of raw materials.
Weighting and packing :
The graded frozen okras are accurately weighted and packed. Frozen Okra cuts are packed on modern automated packing lines.