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Sheldon C. Furutani, Ph.D., Professor of Horticulture, College of Agriculture Forestry and Natural Resource Management (CAFNRM), University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720-4091.

Reviewed Publications

  • Furumo, N.C. and Sheldon Furutani. 2007. A simple method for assaying total protein, polyphenol oxidase and peroxidase activity from 'Kaimana' Litichi chinensis Sonn. J. Haw. Pac. Agriculture.
  • Tsang, M. and Sheldon Furutani. 2006. A low cost Hydro-cooling unit for horticultural commodities. J. Haw. Pac. Agriculture.
  • Furutani, S.C., L. Arita-Tsutsumi and B.A. Kratky. 2004. Pyronyl crop spray is effective in controlling the Asian Tiger Mosquito, Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in non-circulating hydroponic nutrient solution. Proc. Hawaii. Entomol. Soc.
  • Furutani S.C. and L. Arita-Tsutsumi. 2002. Split-application of Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis to control the Asian Tiger Mosquito, Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (Diptera:Culicidae) Without reducing lettuce head weight when grown in non-circulating hydroponics. Proc. Hawaii. Entomol. Soc. 35: 125 128.
  • Furutani S.C. and L. Arita-Tsutsumi. 2002. Use of Bacillus thuringiensis isrealensis and methoprene to control the Asian Tiger Mosquito, Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (Diptera: Culicidae), in non-circulating hydroponics tanks. Proc. Hawaii. Entomol. Soc. 35: 113 - 119

Recent Grants

  • Lethal ovitraps to control the Asian Tiger Mosquito. Part II. (Funding Source, Hawaii County Research and Development, amount $5,000 (2004-2005) Co-PI
  • Lethal ovitraps to control the Asian Tiger Mosquito. (Funding Source, Hawaii County Research and Development, amount $5,000 (2003-2004) Co-PI
  • Second generation solar tracking pasteurizer. (Funding Source, Hawaii County Research and Development, amount $5,000 (2001-2002) PI
  • Pasteurization of potting media for nursey operations. (Funding source, American Farmland Trust, amount $15,000 (1999-2000) Co-PI