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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Programs and Projects at this Location

ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are  the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you  to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research  project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Molecular Resources for the Improvement of Tropical Ornamental and Fruit Crops
(Appropriated)
Pacific Tropical/Subtropical Fruit and Nut Genetic Resource Management and Sustainable Production Systems
(Appropriated)
Determining Patterns and Causes of Rapid Death of O’hi’a Stands and Limitations to Their Recovery in Wet Lowland Forests of Hawaii Island
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Areawide Mitigation and Management of Coffee Berry Borer
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Biotechnology Education in Hawaii: Today's Youth for Tomorrow's Decision Makers
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Management of Invasive Plant Viruses in Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Potential Feedstocks of Hawaii Island for Development of “Zero-Character” Biofuels
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Sustainable Tropical Crops for Marginal Lands
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Analysis of Plants with Transgenic Virus Resistance
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Genetic Improvements of Bioenergy Feedstock and Other Selected Tropical Crops Grown Nationally
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of New and Improved Anthurium Cultivars for Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mini-pilot Demonstration Using Papaya Feedstock for Algae Oil and Meal Production
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Optimization of CBB Control Methods in Mechanically Harvested Coffee Operations in Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Phytochemical Evaluation of Tropical Plants for Bioactive Compounds
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Preservation, Molecular Characterization and Evaluation of Salt Tolerance of Hawaiian and Giant Taro Cultivars for the Pacific Basin
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Continued Development of Coffee Harvest Management Tools to Facilitate Sanitation and Coffee Berry Borer by Manipulation of Coffee Flowering
(Trust)
Development of Coffee Harvest Management Tools to Facilitate Sanitation and Coffee Berry Borer by Manipulation of Coffee Flowering
(Trust)
Development of New and Improved Anthurium Cultivars for Hawaii
(Trust)
Expanding Resistance of Papaya Ringspot Virus to Improve Papaya Cultivars for Hawaii and the US Market
(Trust)
Mini-Pilot Scale Production of Biofuel and Animal Feed from Heterotrophic Algae
(Trust)
Optimization of CBB Control Methods in Hand and Mechanized Harvested Coffee Operation in Hawaii
(Trust)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Molecular Resources for the Improvement of Tropical Ornamental and Fruit Crops
(Appropriated)
Determining Patterns and Causes of Rapid Death of O’hi’a Stands and Limitations to Their Recovery in Wet Lowland Forests of Hawaii Island
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Areawide Mitigation and Management of Coffee Berry Borer
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Biotechnology Education in Hawaii: Today's Youth for Tomorrow's Decision Makers
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Management of Invasive Plant Viruses in Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Sustainable Tropical Crops for Marginal Lands
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Analysis of Plants with Transgenic Virus Resistance
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of New and Improved Anthurium Cultivars for Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mini-pilot Demonstration Using Papaya Feedstock for Algae Oil and Meal Production
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Optimization of CBB Control Methods in Mechanically Harvested Coffee Operations in Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Phytochemical Evaluation of Tropical Plants for Bioactive Compounds
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Preservation, Molecular Characterization and Evaluation of Salt Tolerance of Hawaiian and Giant Taro Cultivars for the Pacific Basin
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Continued Development of Coffee Harvest Management Tools to Facilitate Sanitation and Coffee Berry Borer by Manipulation of Coffee Flowering
(Trust)
Development of Coffee Harvest Management Tools to Facilitate Sanitation and Coffee Berry Borer by Manipulation of Coffee Flowering
(Trust)
Development of New and Improved Anthurium Cultivars for Hawaii
(Trust)
Expanding Resistance of Papaya Ringspot Virus to Improve Papaya Cultivars for Hawaii and the US Market
(Trust)
Optimization of CBB Control Methods in Hand and Mechanized Harvested Coffee Operation in Hawaii
(Trust)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Detection, Control and Area-wide Management of Fruit Flies and Other Quarantine Pests of Tropical/Subtropical Crops
(Appropriated)
Molecular Resources for the Improvement of Tropical Ornamental and Fruit Crops
(Appropriated)
Pre-and Postharvest Treatment of Tropical Commodities to Improve Quality and Increase Trade Through Quarantine Security
(Appropriated)
Development of Irradiation Treatments for High-Impact Invasive Species and Evaluation of Commodity Tolerance to Irradiation Treatments
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Export Fruit Markets: Phytosanitary Doses for High-Impact Invasive Species
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Building Genomic Resources in the Anastrepha ludens Genetic Sexing Strain to Improve Efficacy of Sterile Insect Programs
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Determining Patterns and Causes of Rapid Death of O’hi’a Stands and Limitations to Their Recovery in Wet Lowland Forests of Hawaii Island
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Developing Bactrocera Rearing, Monitoring and Control Techniques
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Diagnostic Resources to Support Fruit Fly Exclusion and Eradication – Stage 3
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Evaluate Semiochemical Lures for Invasive Species
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Genomic Approaches to Fruit Fly Exclusion and Pathway Analysis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Biology and Ecology of Invasive Tephritid Fruit Flies
(Memorandum of Understanding)
Development of Detection, Quarantine Treatments and Control/Eradication Systems for Crops Susceptible to Tephritid Fruit Fly in the U.S.
(Reimbursable)
Improved Technology for Detection, Control and Eradication of Invasive Fruit Flies
(Reimbursable)
Adding Value and Controlling Pests and Diseases of Papaya and Other Tropical Fruit
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Area-wide IPM for Coffee Berry Borer Control in Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Areawide IPM of Coffee Berry Borer in Puerto Rico
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Areawide IPM of Coffee Berry Borer in Puerto Rico (Mayaguez)
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Areawide Mitigation and Management of Coffee Berry Borer
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Biotechnology Education in Hawaii: Today's Youth for Tomorrow's Decision Makers
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Management of Invasive Plant Viruses in Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Control of Pests and Diseases and Adding Value to Specialty Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Sustainable Tropical Crops for Marginal Lands
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Analysis of Plants with Transgenic Virus Resistance
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Diffusion Delivery Medium for Bioactive Compounds of Natural Plant Product Origin that Ensures Food Safety and Disinfestation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Low-cost Cabinet X-ray Tube Machine for Phytosanitary Irradiation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Diagnostic Resources to Support Fruit Fly Exclusion and Eradication - Phase 3
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Irradiation Treatments for Export Fruit Markets: Phytosanitary Doses for High-Impact Invasive Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of New and Improved Anthurium Cultivars for Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Approaches to Fruit Fly Exclusion and Pathway Analysis (Year 1)
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Approaches to Fruit Fly Exclusion and Pathway Analysis - Year 2
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Integrated Cropping Systems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mini-pilot Demonstration Using Papaya Feedstock for Algae Oil and Meal Production
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Optimization of CBB Control Methods in Mechanically Harvested Coffee Operations in Hawaii
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
PBARC-CAFNRM Collaboration on Regionally-based Feedstocks Including Agricultural By-products and Algae
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Phytochemical Evaluation of Tropical Plants for Bioactive Compounds
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Preservation, Molecular Characterization and Evaluation of Salt Tolerance of Hawaiian and Giant Taro Cultivars for the Pacific Basin
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Prevention and Control of Invasive Insect Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Regionally Grown Feedstock
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Continued Development of Coffee Harvest Management Tools to Facilitate Sanitation and Coffee Berry Borer by Manipulation of Coffee Flowering
(Trust)
Developing Semichemical-based Enhancements for Improved Efficacy of Microbial and Chemical Control Agents for Coffee Berry Borer
(Trust)
Development of Coffee Harvest Management Tools to Facilitate Sanitation and Coffee Berry Borer by Manipulation of Coffee Flowering
(Trust)
Development of New and Improved Anthurium Cultivars for Hawaii
(Trust)
Expanding Resistance of Papaya Ringspot Virus to Improve Papaya Cultivars for Hawaii and the US Market
(Trust)
Optimization of CBB Control Methods in Hand and Mechanized Harvested Coffee Operation in Hawaii
(Trust)
Push-Kill Strategy: Increasing the Exposure of Coffee Berry Borer to Beauveria bassiana Using Semiochemicals
(Trust)
Methyl Bromide Alternatives (NP #308)
Development of Irradiation Treatments for High-Impact Invasive Species and Evaluation of Commodity Tolerance to Irradiation Treatments
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Export Fruit Markets: Phytosanitary Doses for High-Impact Invasive Species
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Diagnostic Resources to Support Fruit Fly Exclusion and Eradication – Stage 3
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Evaluate Semiochemical Lures for Invasive Species
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Development of Detection, Quarantine Treatments and Control/Eradication Systems for Crops Susceptible to Tephritid Fruit Fly in the U.S.
(Reimbursable)
Improved Technology for Detection, Control and Eradication of Invasive Fruit Flies
(Reimbursable)
Adding Value and Controlling Pests and Diseases of Papaya and Other Tropical Fruit
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Control of Pests and Diseases and Adding Value to Specialty Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Diffusion Delivery Medium for Bioactive Compounds of Natural Plant Product Origin that Ensures Food Safety and Disinfestation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Diagnostic Resources to Support Fruit Fly Exclusion and Eradication - Phase 3
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Irradiation Treatments for Export Fruit Markets: Phytosanitary Doses for High-Impact Invasive Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Approaches to Fruit Fly Exclusion and Pathway Analysis (Year 1)
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
PBARC-CAFNRM Collaboration on Regionally-based Feedstocks Including Agricultural By-products and Algae
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Prevention and Control of Invasive Insect Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Regionally Grown Feedstock
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Semichemical-based Enhancements for Improved Efficacy of Microbial and Chemical Control Agents for Coffee Berry Borer
(Trust)
Push-Kill Strategy: Increasing the Exposure of Coffee Berry Borer to Beauveria bassiana Using Semiochemicals
(Trust)
Last Modified: 8/25/2016
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