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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: POSTHARVEST TREATMENT OF TROPICAL COMMODITIES FOR QUARANTINE SECURITY, QUALITY MAINTENANCE, AND VALUE ENHANCEMENT

Location: Tropical Crop and Commodity Protection Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Preliminary study of genetic variation in Hawaiian isolates of Beauveria bassiana [Hypocreales, Cordycipitaceae] - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hollingsworth, R.G., Lysy, A., Matsumoto Brower, T.K. 2011. Preliminary study of genetic variation in Hawaiian isolates of Beauveria bassiana [Hypocreales, Cordycipitaceae]. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 106 (2011) 422-425.
Evaluating Hawaii-Grown Papaya for Resistance to Internal Yellowing Disease Caused by Enterobacter cloacae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nishijima, K.A., Wall, M.M., Fitch, M.M., Sugiyama, L.S., Keith, R.C., Nishijima, W.T. 2010. Evaluating Hawaii-Grown Papaya for Resistance to Internal Yellowing Disease Caused by Enterobacter cloacae. HortScience. 45(9):1357-1364. . HortScience.
Improved molecular detection of Angiostrongylus cantonensis in mollusks and other environmental samples with a species-specific ITS1-based TaqMan assay - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Qvarnstrom, Y., Da Silva, A.A., Teem, J.L., Hollingsworth, R.G., Bishop, H., Graeff-Teixeira, C., Da Silva, A.J. Improved molecular detection of Angiostrongylus cantonensis in mollusks and other environmental samples with a species-specific ITS1-based TaqMan assay. Applied and Environmental Microbiology; 76: 5287-5289.
Using food-safe ingredients to optimize the efficacy of oil-in-water emulsions of essential oils for control of waxy insects - (Proceedings)
(17-May-10)
Response of white peach scale to metabolic stress disinfection and disinfestation (MSDD) treatment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Galarza, L., Neumann, G., Follett, P.A. 2010. Response of white peach scale to metabolic stress disinfection and disinfestation (MSDD) treatment. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings. 42:49-52.
Effect of papaya trunk angle on infestation by white peach scale, Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Neumann, G., Hollingsworth, R.G., Follett, P.A. 2010. Effect of papaya trunk angle on infestation by white peach scale, Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Hemiptera: Diaspididae). Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. J. Asia-Pacific Entomol. 13:383-385.
High Host Specificity in Encarsia diaspidicola (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), a Biological Control Candidate Against the White Peach Scale in Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Neumann, G., Follett, P.A., Hollingsworth, R.G., De Leon, J. 2010. High Host Specificity in Encarsia diaspidicola (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), a Biological Control Candidate Against the White Peach Scale in Hawaii. Biological Control 54: 103-113.
Biocontrol agents fly through x-ray scans - (Other)
Follett, P.A. 2010. Biocontrol agents fly through x-ray scans. Biocontrol News and Information. 31(2): 11N-12N.
Potential anti-inflammatory phenolic glycosides from the medicinal plant Moringa oleifera fruits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chennpracha, S., Park, E., Yoshida, W., Barit, C., Wall, M.M., Pezzuto, J., Chang, L. 2010. Potential anti-inflammatory phenolic glycosides from the medicinal plant Moringa oleifera fruits. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 18:6598-6602.
Irradiation to control quarantine insects in exported fresh commodities: Pioneering generic doses - (Other)
Follett, P.A. 2010. Irradiation to control quarantine insects in exported fresh commodities: Pioneering generic doses. American Nuclear Society. 102:17-18
A Systems Approach to Mitigate Oriental Fruit Fly Risk in ‘Sharwil’ Avocados Exported From Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Vargas, R.I., Jang, E.B. 2010. A Systems Approach to Mitigate Oriental Fruit Fly Risk in ‘Sharwil’ Avocados Exported From Hawaii. Acta Horticulturae. Acta Horticulturae. 880: 439-445.
Postharvest practices for managing the quality of longans and rambutans     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wall, M.M., Nishijima, K.A., Keith, L.M., Nagao, M.A. 2010. Postharvest practices for managing the quality of longans and rambutans. Acta Horticulturae. 880: 473-480.
Yield and quality of field-grown Celosia and Gomphrena everlasting cut flowers at four planting densities - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Green, S.R., Picchioni, G.A., Murray, L.W., Wall, M.M. 2010. Yield and quality of field-grown Celosia and Gomphrena everlasting cut flowers at four planting densities. HortTechnology. 20(3): 612-619.
Rambutan (Nephelium lappaceum L.) - (Book / Chapter)
Wall, M.M., Sivakumar, D., Korsten, L. 2011. Rambutan (Nephelium lappaceum L.). In: E. Yahia (ed.), Postharvest Biology and Technology of Tropical and Sub-Tropical Fruits. Woodhead Publ., UK. p. 312-333.
Functional lipid characteristics, oxidative stability, and antioxidant activity of macadamia nut (Macadamia integrifolia) cultivars. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wall, M.M. 2010. Functional lipid characteristics, oxidative stability, and antioxidant activity of macadamia nut (Macadamia integrifolia) cultivars. Food Chemistry. 121:1103-1108.
Best On-Farm Food Safety Practices: Risks Associated with Rat Lungworm and Human Eosinophilic Meningitis - (Popular Publication)
Hollyer, J.R., Troegner, V.A., Cowie, R.H., Hollingsworth, R.G., Nakamura-Tengan, L.C., Castro, L.F., Buchholz, A. 2010. Best On-Farm Food Safety Practices: Risks Associated with Rat Lungworm and Human Eosinophilic Meningitis. Extension Publications.
Variation in Sharwil avocado maturity during the harvest season and resistance to fruit fly infestation. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, N.J., Wall, M.M., Roboert, P.E., Follett, P.A. 2009. Variation in Sharwil avocado maturity during the harvest season and resistance to fruit fly infestation. HortScience. 44(6):1655-1661.
Host Status of Blueberry to Invasive Tephritid Fruit Flies in Hawaii     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Armstrong, J.W., Zee, F.T. 2009. Host Status of Blueberry to Invasive Tephritid Fruit Flies in Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. 102(5):1859-1863.
Generic Quarantine Radiation Treatment; The Next Steps - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A. 2009. Generic Quarantine Radiation Treatment; The Next Steps. Journal of Economic Entomology. 102: 1399-1406.
Nezara viridula feeding patterns in macadamia nut in Hawaii; nut maturity and cultivar effects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A. 2009. Nezara viridula feeding patterns in macadamia nut in Hawaii; nut maturity and cultivar effects. Environmental Entomology. 38: 1168-1173.
Demography of gut symbiotic and aposymbiotic Nezara viridula (L.) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prado, S., Golden, M., Follett, P.A., Daughtery, M., Alameida, R. 2009. Demography of gut symbiotic and aposymbiotic Nezara viridula (L.) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae). Environmental Entomology. 38: 103-109.
Use of shaking treatments and pre-harvest sprays of pyrethroid insecticides to reduce risk of yellowjackets and other insects on Christmas trees imported into Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hollingsworth, R.G., Chastagner, G.A., Reimer, N.J., Oishi, D.E., Landolt, P.J., Paull, R.E. 2009. Use of shaking treatments and pre-harvest sprays of pyrethroid insecticides to reduce risk of yellowjackets and other insects on Christmas trees imported into Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology., Volume 102. pp. 69-78.
Irradiation as an Alternative Quarantine Treatment to Control Fruit Flies in Exported Blueberries - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Willink, E., Gastaminza, G. 2008. Irradiation as an Alternative Quarantine Treatment to Control Fruit Flies in Exported Blueberries. Revista Industrial y Agricola de Tucuman. 85(2): 43-45
Postharvest quality of dragon fruit (Hylocereus spp.) after x-ray irradiation quarantine treatment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wall, M.M., Khan, S. 2008. Postharvest quality of dragon fruit (Hylocereus spp.) after x-ray irradiation quarantine treatment. HortScience. 43(7):2115-2119.
Physicochemical, nutritional, and microbial quality of fresh-cut and frozen papaya prepared from cultivars with varying resistance to internal yellowing disease (Enterobacter cloacae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wall, M.M., K.A. Nishijima, M.M. Fitch, and W.T. Nishijima. 2010. Physicochemical, nutritional and microbial quality of fresh-cut and frozen papaya prepared from cultivars with varying resistance to internal yellowing disease. Journal Food Quality. 33: 131-149.
Comparative radiation dose mapping of single fruit type and mixed tropical fruit boxes for export from Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Weinert, E.D. 2009. Comparative radiation dose mapping of single fruit type and mixed tropical fruit boxes for export from Hawaii. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation. 33: 231-244
Field Control of the Invasive Ant Wasmannia auropunctata (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in a Tropical Fruit Orchard in Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Souza, E., Follett, P.A., Price, D., Stacy, E. 2008. Field Control of the Invasive Ant Wasmannia auropunctata (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in a Tropical Fruit Orchard in Hawaii. J. Econ. Entomol. 101:1068-1074.
Effect of irradiation on Mexican leafroller (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) development and reproduction - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A. 2008. Effect of irradiation on Mexican leafroller (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) development and reproduction. J. Econ. Entomol. 101: 710-715.
Quality of postharvest horticultural crops after irradiation treatment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wall, M.M. 2008. Quality of postharvest horticultural crops after irradiation treatment. Stewart Postharvest Review (online) 2:1. Available from: http://www.stewartpostharvest.com/Vol4_2008/April_2008/Wall.htm
Effect of Irradiation on Longevity and Reproduction of Pheidole megacephala (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) Queens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., G. Taniguchi. 2007. Effect of irradiation on longevity and reproduction of Pheidole megacephala (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) queens. Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 39: 43-47.
Atypical internal yellowing of papaya fruit in Hawaii caused by Enterobacter sakazakii     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Keith, R.C., K.A. Nishijima, L.M. Keith, M.M. Fitch, W.T. Nishijima, M.M. Wall. 2008. Atypical internal yellowing of papaya fruit in Hawaii caused by Enterobacter sakazakii. Plant Disease. 92:487.
First Record of the Hawaiian Endemic Scale, Colobopyga pritchardiae (Hemiptera: Halimococcidae), on the Big Island - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Neumann, G., R.G. Hollingsworth, P.A. Follett. 2007. First Record of the Hawaiian endemic scale, Colobopyga pritchardiae (Hemiptera: Halimococcidae), on the Big Island. Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 39: 39-41.
Absence of the quarantine pest Elytroteinus subtruncatus in east Hawaii sweet potato fields - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., R. Tom, D. Alontaga, E.D. Weinert, D.M. Tsuda, K.M. Kinney. 2007. Absence of the quarantine pest Elytroteinus subtruncatus in east Hawaii sweet potato fields. Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 39: 33-38.
Mixed fruit boxes for export and little fire ant control - (Proceedings)
Follett, P.A. 2008. Mixed fruit boxes for export and little fire ant control.In: Proceedings of the 17th Annual International Tropical Fruit Growers Conference, September 28-30, 2007, Hilo, Hawaii. p. 53-57.
Postharvest practices for longan and rambutan - (Proceedings)
Wall, M.M. 2008. Postharvest practices for longan and rambutan. Proceedings 17th Annual International Tropical Fruit Conference. pp. 58-61.
Papaya Varietal Resistance to Internal Yellowing: Reducing Food Safety Risk - (Other)
(21-Sep-07)
Postharvest quality of specialty bananas after irradiation for quarantine security - (Proceedings)
Wall, M.M. 2007. Postharvest quality of specialty bananas after irradiation for quarantine security. Proc. 2007 Australasian Postharvest Conf. 6 pp.
Generic Irradiation Quarantine Treatments: The Next Steps - (Proceedings)
Follett, P.A. 2007. Generic Irradiation Quarantine Treatments: The Next Steps. Proc. 2007 Australasian Postharvest Conf. 5 pp.
Major phenolic acids and total antioxidant activity in mamaki leaves, Pipturus albidus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kartika, H., Q.X. Li, M.M. Wall, S.T. Nakamoto, and W.T. Iwaoka. 2007. Major phenolic acids and total antioxidant activity in mamaki leaves, Pipturus albidus. Journal Food Science 72:S696-S701.
Ionizing radiation for Quarantine Control of Opogona Sacchari (Lepidoptera: Tineidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hollingsworth, R.G., Follett, P.A. 2007. Ionizing radiation for Quarantine Control of Opogona Sacchari (Lepidoptera: Tineidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 100:1519-1524.
Potential heat treatments for quarantine security of exotic tropical fruits - (Abstract Only)
Wall, M., P. Follett, and J. Armstrong. 2007. Potential heat treatments for quarantine security of exotic tropical fruits. HortScience 42:982.
Stand establishment and yield potential of organically grown seeded and transplanted medicinal herbs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kleitz, K.K., M.M. Wall, C.L. Falk, C.A. Martin, M.D. Remmenga, S.J. Guldan, 2008. Stand establishment and yield potential of organically grown seeded and transplanted medicinal herbs. HortTechnology. 18:116-121.
Demonstrating Pathogenicity of Enterobacter cloacae on Macadamia and Identifying Associated Volatiles of Gray Kernel of Macadamia in Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nishijima, K.A., Wall, M.M., Siderhurst, M.S. 2007. Demonstrating pathogenicity of Enterobacter cloacae on macadamia and identifying associated volatiles of gray kernel of macadamia in Hawaii. Plant Dis. 91:1221-1228.
Production of Internal Yellowing Symptoms on Resistant and Susceptible Papaya Cultivars by Enterobacter cloacae at Varying Inoculum Concentrations - (Abstract Only)
Nishijima, KA, RC Keith, MM Fitch, MM Wall, LS Sugiyama, and WT Nishijima. 2007. Production of internal yellowing symptoms on resistant and susceptible papaya cultivars by Enterobacter cloacae at varying inoculum concentrations. Phytopathology 97 (7): S84
Hot Water Immersion Quarantine Treatment Against Mediterranean Fruit Fly and Oriental Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Eggs and Larvae in Litchi and Longan Fruits Exported from Hawaii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Armstrong, J.W., Follett, P.A. 2007. Hot Water Immersion Quarantine Treatment Against Mediterranean Fruit Fly and Oriental Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) Eggs and Larvae in Litchi and Longan Fruits Exported from Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. Volume 100, No. 4, pp 1091-1097.
Coloration and growth of red lettuce grown under UV-radiation transmitting and non-transmitting covers - (Proceedings)
Shioshita, R., J. Enoka, D.K. Aiona, C.S. Young, W.S. Sakai, M.M. Wall. 2007. Coloration and growth of red lettuce grown under UV-radiation transmitting and non-transmitting covers. Acta Hort. 761:221-226
Thermal Treatment Protocol Development and Scale-up - (Book / Chapter)
Tang, J., Wang, S., Armstrong, J. 2007. Thermal Treatment Protocol Development and Scale-up. In Tang, J., Mitcham, E., Wang, S., Lurie, S., editors. Heat Treatments for Postharvest Pest Control: Theory and Practice. Wallingford, UK:CAB International. p. 291-310.
Long-term patterns and feeding sites of southern green stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Hawaii macadamia orchards, and sampling for management decisions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wright, M., Follett, P.A., Golden, M. 2007. Long-term patterns and feeding sites of southern green stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Hawaii macadamia orchards, and sampling for management decisions. Bull. Entomol. Res. 97:569-575.
METHODS FOR EXCLUDING SLUGS AND SNAILS ON EXPORTED HORTICULTURAL COMMODITIES - (Book / Chapter)
Hollingsworth, R.G. 2009. METHODS FOR EXCLUDING SLUGS AND SNAILS ON EXPORTED HORTICULTURAL COMMODITIES. Postharvest Technologies for Horticultural Crops. Vol. 2: 93-119.
Controlling slugs and snails in orchids - (Trade Journal)
(12-Jan-07)
Distribution of Parmarion cf. martensi (Pulmonata: Helicarionidae), a New Semi-Slug Pest on Hawai‘i Island, and Its Potential as a Vector for Human Angiostrongyliasis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hollingsworth, R.G., Kaneta, R.K., Sullivan, J.J., Bishop, H.S., Qvarnstrom, Y., Da Silva, A.J., Robinson, D.G. 2007. Distribution of Parmarion cf. martensi (Pulmonata: Helicarionidae), a New Semi-Slug Pest on Hawai‘i Island, and Its Potential as a Vector for Human Angiostrongyliasis. Pacific Science. 61: 457-467
PCR-based detection of Angiostrongylus cantonensis in tissue and mucus secretions from molluscan hosts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Qvarnstrom, Y., J.J. Sullivan, H.S. Bishop, R.G. Hollingsworth, A.J. da Silva. 2007. PCR-based detection of Angiostrongylus cantonensis in tissue and mucus secretions from molluscan hosts. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73:1415-1419.
Confidence Limits and Sample Size for Determining Nonhost Status of Fruits and Vegetables to Tephritid Fruit Flies as a Quarantine Measure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Hennessey, M.K. 2007. Confidence Limits and Sample Size for Determining Nonhost Status of Fruits and Vegetables to Tephritid Fruit Flies as a Quarantine Measure. Journal of Economic Entomology. Vol. 100, No. 2, pp.251-257
COMMERCIAL QUARANTINE HEAT TREATMENTS - (Book / Chapter)
Armstrong, J.W., Mangan, R.L. 2007. Commercial quarantine heat treatments. In: Tang, J., Mitcham, E., Wang, S., Lurie, S., editors. Heat Treatments for Postharvest Pest Control: Theory and Practice. Wallingford, UK:CAB International, p. 311-340.
VITAMIN C AND MINERAL CONTENT OF LONGAN, LYCHEE, AND RAMBUTAN CULTIVARS - (Abstract Only)
Wall, M.M. 2006. Vitamin C and mineral content of longan, lychee, and rambutan cultivars. Proceedings 15th Annual International Tropical Fruit Conference. PP 30-35.
IRRADIATION FOR POSTHARVEST CONTROL OF QUARANTINE INSECTS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Yang, M.M., Wei, D., Lu, K. 2007. Irradiation for postharvest control of quarantine insects. Formosan Entomologist 27: 1-15.
GENETIC STUDIES USING THE ORANGE BODY COLOR TYPE OF NEZARA VIRIDULA (HEMIPTERA:PENTATOMIDAE): INHERITANCE, SPERM PRECEDENCE, AND DISASSORTATIVE MATING - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A., Calvert, F.W., Golden, M. 2007. Genetic studies using the orange body color type of nezara viridula (hemiptera:pentatomidae): inheritance, sperm precedence, and disassortative mating. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. 100:433-438.
Quarantine updates: little fire ant and mixed fruit boxes - (Proceedings)
Follett, P.A. 2006. Quarantine updates: little fire ant and mixed fruit boxes. Proceedings of the International Tropical Fruit Conference.
Postharvest quality and ripening of Dwarf Brazilian bananas (Musa sp.)after x-ray irradiation quarantine treatment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wall, M.M. 2007. Postharvest quality and ripening of Dwarf Brazilian bananas (Musa sp.)after x-ray irradiation quarantine treatment. HortScience 42:130-134.
FIRST REPORT OF NEZARA VIRIDULA F. AURANTIACA (HEMIPTERA: PENTATOMIDAE) IN HAWAII - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Golden M, P.A. Follett. 2006. First report of Nezara viridula f. aurantiaca (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Hawaii. Proc Hawaiian Entomol Soc 38:131–132.
IRRADIATION AS A PHYTOSANITARY TREATMENT FOR WHITE PEACH SCALE (HOMOPTERA: DIASPIDIDAE) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A. 2006. Irradiation as a phytosanitary treatment for white peach scale (Homoptera: Diaspididae). J. Econ. Entomol. 99: 1974-1978.
POSTHARVEST RESEARCH FOR TROPICAL FRUIT IN THE U.S. PACIFIC BASIN - (Proceedings)
Wall, M.M. 2007. Postharvest research for tropical fruit in the U.S. Pacific Basin. Proc. 2006 Tropical Fruit Production and Handling Workshop. Miami, FL. pp. 123-125.
VITAMIN AND MINERAL CONTENT OF TROPICAL FRUIT CULTIVARS GROWN IN HAWAII - (Proceedings)
Wall, M.M. 2006. Vitamin and mineral content of tropical fruit cultivars grown in Hawaii. 30th National Nutrient Databank Conference, Honolulu, HI. Abstract booklet.
UPDATE OF GRAY KERNEL DISEASE OF MACADAMIA - 2006 - (Other)
Nishijima, K.A., Wall, M.M., Siderhurst, M.S. 2006. Update of gray kernel disease of macadamia. Proc. Hawaii Macadamia Nut Assoc. 46th Annual Conf. pp. 16-25.
IRRADIATION AS A PHYTOSANITARY TREATMENT FOR ASPIDIOTUS DESTRUCTOR (HOMOPTERA: DIASPIDIDAE) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A. 2006. Irradiation as a phytosanitary treatment for Aspidiotus destructor (Homoptera: Diaspididae). J. Econ. Entomol. 99: 1138-1142.
POSTHARVEST RESEARCH FOR TROPICAL FRUIT IN THE U.S. PACIFIC BASIN - (Proceedings)
Armstrong, J.W. 2007. Postharvest Research for Tropical Fruit in the U.S. Pacific Basin. Postharvest Handling of Tropical Products Workshop Proceedings.
CARBOHYDRATE COMPOSITION AND COLOR DEVELOPMENT DURING DRYING AND ROASTING OF MACADAMIA NUTS (MACADAMIA INTEGRIFOLIA) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wall, M.M., Gentry, T.S. 2007. Carbohydrate composition and color development during drying and roasting of macadamia nuts (macadamia integrifolia). LWT-Food Science and Technology 40:587-593.
POSTHARVEST PHYTOSANITARY RADIATION TREATMENTS: LESS-THAN-PROBIT 9, GENERIC DOSE AND HIGH DOSE APPLICATIONS - (Book / Chapter)
Follett, P.A. 2007. Postharvest phytosanitary radiation treatments: less-than-probit 9, generic dose, and high dose applications. In: M.J.B Vreysen, A.S. Robinson and J. Hendrichs (eds.), Area-Wide Control of Insect Pests: From Research to Field Implementation. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. p. 425-434.
FRUIT FLY (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) THERMOTOLERANCE AND QUARANTINE HEAT TREATMENTS. - (Other)
Armstrong, J.W., Jang, E.B., Wang, S., Tang, J. 2005. Fruit fly (diptera: tephritidae) thermotolerance and quarantine heat treatments. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting.
ASSESSING NEZARA VIRIDULA (HEMIPTERA: PENTATOMIDAE) FEEDING DAMAGE IN MACADAMIA NUTS BY USING A BIOLOGICAL STAIN - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Golden, M., Follett, P.A., Wright, M. 2006. Assessing Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) feeding damage in macadamia nuts by using a biological stain. Journal of Economic Entomology. 99(3): 822-827.
LEARNING FROM QUARANTINE SUCCESSES - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hollingsworth, R.G., L.L. Loope. 2007. Learning from quarantine successes. Proc. Hawaiian Entomol. Soc. 39: 57-61.
IRRADIATION AS A METHYL BROMIDE ALTERNATIVE FOR POSTHARVEST CONTROL OF OMPHISA ANASTOMOSALIS (LEPIDOPTERA: PYRALIDAE), EUSCEPES POSTFASCIATUS AND CYLAS FORMICARIUS ELEGANTULUS (COLEOPTERA: CURCUIONIDAE) IN SWEETPOTATOES - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Follett, P.A. 2006. Irradiation as a methyl bromide alternative for postharvest control of Omphisa anastomosalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), Euscepes postfasciatus and Cylas formicarius elegantulus (Coleoptera: Curcuionidae) in sweetpotatoes. Journal of Economic Entomology. 99(1): 32-37.
APPLE SNAILS AS DISEASE VECTORS - (Book / Chapter)
Hollingsworth, R.G. and R.H. Cowie. 2006. Apple snails as disease vectors. In R. C. Joshi & L. S. Sebastian, Eds. Global Advances in Ecology and Management of Golden Apple Snails. Nueva Ecija: Philippine Rice Research Institute. pp 121-132.
SUGAR COMPOSITION AND COLOR DEVELOPMENT DURING DRYING AND ROASTING OF MACADAMIA NUTS - (Proceedings)
Wall, M.M., Gentry, T.S. 2005. Sugar composition and color development during drying and roasting of macadamia nuts. Proceedings of the Hawaii Macadamia Nut Association 45th Annual Conference. P11-19.
IMPACT OF BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AND INVASIVE SPECIES ON A NON-TARGET NATIVE HAWAIIAN INSECT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, M.T., Follett, P.A., Taylor, A., Jones, V.P. 2005. Impact of biological control and invasive species on a non-target native hawaiian insect. Oecologia 142: 529-540.
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