HPIA MINUTES Date 5/31/19 Board Members attending: Eric W, Peter H, Koji O, Toshi A, Ken O, Others attending: Chris Wengler Call to Order: Meeting… Read More »Minutes from May 2019 Board of Directors Meeting
HPIA Board Meeting Minutes from March 29, 2019 meeting The meeting was called to order at 2:30 at Komonhana Ag complex in Hilo Board Members… Read More »Minutes March 29, 2019 Board of Directors Meeting
December 10, 2018 Offices of Calavo Growers, Inc. 2:00 PM Board Members Attending: Eric W, Toshi A, Ken O, Peter H Guests: Chris Wengler and… Read More »December 10, 2018 Meeting Minutes, HTFG Board of Directors
Minutes HTFG Board Meeting November 17, 2017 at 3:30 pm at Offices of Calavo Growers, Inc. Attending Members: Shinichi, Koji O, Toshi A, Ken… Read More »Nov 17, 2018 Minutes of HTFG Board of Directors
The HPIA has the non-exclusive patent rights to propagate “Rainbow” papaya seed. The seed contains the gene to protect the papaya plant from “PRV” (Papaya Ringspot Virus). It is an F1 cross between Kapoho Solo and the Sun-Up varieties. It produces an orange fleshed fruit typically just over one pound in weight that produces excellent fruit in the district of Puna on Hawaii Island.