Increasing Marketable Production of Exotic Tropical Fruit with Protective Covering

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2002: $12,850.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Region: Western
State: Hawaii
Principal Investigator:
Ken Love
Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: general tree fruits


  • Animal Production: preventive practices
  • Education and Training: technical assistance, demonstration, display, farmer to farmer, networking, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: cooperatives, budgets/cost and returns, feasibility study, agricultural finance, risk management
  • Pest Management: chemical control, field monitoring/scouting, physical control, prevention
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, partnerships, public participation, social networks, sustainability measures
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