Project Details

Improving Outputs in Commercial-Scale Production of Swordtails in Hawaii, Year 2

July 1, 2006

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Hawaii $35,000 University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program C. Tamaru

Completion of a field-tested technique that results in the production of all-female homozygous lyretail swordtails.
Increase lyretail swordtail production statewide to account for 25% (e.g., 2,000 lyretails per month) of the current total swordtail production at project’s end.
Technology transfer in the form of workshops, technical handouts, and newsletter articles.