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Research Project: Development of Systems Approaches for Reduced Rejection of Cut Flower, Foliage and Potted Bloom Exports from Hawaii

Location: Tropical Crop and Commodity Protection Research

Project Number: 2040-43000-017-26-T
Project Type: Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Oct 1, 2017
End Date: Sep 30, 2019

Objective:
To develop systems approach for fewer rejections of Hawaiian cut flower, foliage and potted bloom exports (See proposal for detail).

Approach:
Recruit 6 growers, guide the growers to develop pre- and postharvest multi-component systems approaches for fewer rejection, and showcase the results to expand the developed program (See proposal for detail).