Fruit And Veggie Life Support

How do you keep newly cut fruits and vegetables fresh for several days or even weeks? Some investors think EPL Technologies (EPTG) has the answer, and they've been scooping up shares of the little-known company. The stock, trading at 4 in late April, has been on the rise and hit 6 1/4 on July 15. The company says its food-processing technology helps extend the shelf life of produce by inhibiting the enzymatic browning and subsequent degradation of cut fruits and veggies.

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