search
CTAHR NEWS
What’s Causing ROD

What’s Causing ROD

Extension forester and winner of CTAHR’s 2018 Award for Excellence in Extension J.B. Friday (NREM) is quoted in a UH News story announcing that the two species of fungus that are causing Rapid ‘Ohi‘a Death, or ROD, have been described and named in a recently published paper.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (25)/Comments (0)/
Tags:
Get the Slugs Out

Get the Slugs Out

In the wake of the two new cases of rat lungworm disease confirmed in the state, O‘ahu Extension agent Josh Silva was interviewed on KHON for tips on how to deter and kill the slugs and snails that spread the disease, such as using copper tape or just picking them up by hand—using gloves and tongs, of course!
Wednesday, April 18, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (54)/Comments (0)/
Tags:
Root and Berry

Root and Berry

Big Island Extension’s Andrea Kawabata, Jen Burt, and Matthew Miyahira represented CTAHR at the 11th annual Kona Coffee Farmer’s Association Coffee and Small Farms Expo at the Old Kona Airport, where they discussed issues such as the coffee berry borer and root-knot nematode.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (77)/Comments (0)/
Tags:
Steering in the Right Direction

Steering in the Right Direction

A Moloka‘i 4-H participant and his award winning animals were featured in a USDA Farm Service Agency Fencepost newsletter article on the FSA Youth Loan.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (49)/Comments (0)/
Tags:
It’s Gene-ius!

It’s Gene-ius!

The highly popular and acclaimed Gene-ius Day program is the subject of a recent laudatory article on the UH Foundation website that describes how the original program has expanded into three complementary outreach efforts that are reaching and teaching more kids than ever before!
Wednesday, April 11, 2018/Author: Frederika Bain/Number of views (36)/Comments (0)/
Tags:
12345678910Last