Tag: College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources

App to track papaya ringspot virus created

App to track papaya ringspot virus created

April 16, 2014  |  2 Comments
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CTAHR scientists create app that distinguishes genetically engineered from natural papaya and tracks the ringspot virus.

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Cities support more native biodiversity than previously thought

Cities support more native biodiversity than previously thought

April 10, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa professor contributes to new study that shows surprisingly high numbers of plant and animal species in urban environments.

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Moth lineage provides a key to species diversification

Moth lineage provides a key to species diversification

April 2, 2014  |  1 Comment
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CTAHR entomologists discover that the moth genus, Hyposmocoma, holds insights into Hawaiʻi’s vanished ecosystems.

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Citizen science and community engagement with CTAHR

Citizen science and community engagement with CTAHR

April 1, 2014  |  Comments
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The College of Agriculture and Human Resources is asking for help on two projects of interest to the public.

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Researchers need help saving the Kamehameha butterfly

Researchers need help saving the Kamehameha butterfly

February 17, 2014  |  6 Comments
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Researchers from UH Mānoa are asking the public to help the Kamehameha butterfly and take part in the Pulelehua Project.

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KIDS COUNT reveals growing gap in students’ reading proficiency

KIDS COUNT reveals growing gap in students’ reading proficiency

January 29, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Disparities in reading proficiently between income groups persist in Hawaiʻi according to the latest KIDS COUNT data report.

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GoFarm Hawaii gets additional funding and two new locations

GoFarm Hawaii gets additional funding and two new locations

January 27, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s GoFarm Hawaiʻi program receives more than $250,000 from the Ulupono Fund at the Hawaiʻi Community Foundation and Kamehameha Schools.

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Historic costume collection launches crowdsourcing campaign

Historic costume collection launches crowdsourcing campaign

December 6, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Fashion Design and Merchandising program launches crowdsourcing campaign in hopes of funding their Historic Costume Collection.

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Plant breeder known for corn leaves lasting legacy

Plant breeder known for corn leaves lasting legacy

December 6, 2013  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa plant breeder James Brewbaker establishes a million-dollar endowment for graduate students studying plant breeding.

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Plant breeder Brewbaker makes $1 million gift to support future work

Plant breeder Brewbaker makes $1 million gift to support future work

December 2, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa plant breeder James L. Brewbaker establishes $1 million endowed fellowship to assist CTAHR graduate students.

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