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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.

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Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Identification of Giant African Snail Odors to Aid Detector Dog Training
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Identification of Giant African Snail Odors to Aid Detector Dog Training
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Development of New and Improved Surveillance, Detection, Control, and Management Technologies for Fruit Flies and Invasive Pests of Tropical and Subtropical Crops
(In-House Appropriated)
Postharvest Protection of Tropical Commodities for Improved Market Access and Quarantine Security
(In-House Appropriated)
Systems Approach for the Management of Coffee Berry Borer in Hawaii and Puerto Rico with Emphasis on Biological Control (Puerto Rico)
(Cooperative Agreement)
Systems Approach for the Management of Coffee Berry Borer in Hawaii and Puerto Rico with Emphasis on Biological Control (UH-Manoa)
(Cooperative Agreement)
Application of Novel and Effective Oviposition Deterrents for Bactrocera Dorsalis and other Invasive Fruit flies
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identification of a Fruit Fly Surrogate and Development of Postharvest Treatments for the Quarantine Pest Bactrocera Dorsalis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identification of Giant African Snail Odors to Aid Detector Dog Training
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identification of Giant African Snail Odors to Aid Detector Dog Training
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Improving Protection Against Bactrocera and other Tephritid Fruit Flies
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Resolving Species Complexes of Bactrocera Fruit Flies
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Systems Approach for the Management of Coffee Berry Borer in Hawaii and Puerto Rico with Emphasis on Biological Control
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Fumigation Treatments to Eliminate Invasive Pests of Concern in U.S.-Korea Trade
(Memorandum of Understanding)
Simultaneous Applications of SIT and MAT to Enhance Pest Bactrocera Management
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Optimizing Male Attraction Technique Application Density Against Bactrocera dorsalis
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Advanced Technologies for Tropical Invasive Pest Management in Hawaii
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Application of Novel and Effective Oviposition Deterrents for Bactrocera Dorsalis and Other Invasive Fruit Flies
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Areawide - Integration of Coffee Berry Borer Studies in Puerto Rico
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Demonstrating Bioeconomy Technologies for the Tropics
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Ethyl Formate Fumigation and its Application on Pineapple Mealybugs
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of a Fruit Fly Surrogate and Development of Postharvest Treatments for the Quarantine Pest Bactrocera Dorsalis
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Giant African Snail Odors to Aid Detector Dog Training
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Giant African Snail Odors to Aid Detector Dog Training
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Detection and Control of Tropical Invasive Insect Pests
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Integrated Pest Management of Coffee Berry Borer in Puerto Rico
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
On-Farm Validation of Harvesting as a Control Practice for Coffee Berry Borer Infestations
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Postharvest Technology and Nutrition Studies for Hawaii Specialty Crops and Fruits
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Postharvest Treatments and Functional Nutrients Studies of Hawaii Tropical Commodities
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Preharvest and Postharvest Technologies to Improve Production, Disease Management and Quality of Papaya and Other Tropical Fruit
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Sustainable and Profitable Production of Specialty Crops in a Changing Environment
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Systems Approach for the Management of Coffee Berry Borer in Hawaii and Puerto Rico with Emphasis on Biological Control (Cenicafe, Colombia)
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Systems Approaches to Improve Production and Quality of Specialty Crops Grown in the U.S. Pacific Basin
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Ethyl Formate Fumigation and its Application on Pineapple Mealybugs
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Systems approaches to eliminate pests of concern to the Hawaii Ornamental Export Industry
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)