Project Details

Improving Outputs in Commercial-Scale Production of Swordtails in Hawaii, Year 3

July 1, 2007 - February 28, 2010

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Hawaii $35,000 University of Hawaii at Manoa Clyde S. Tamaru, Ph.D
  1. Establish two varieties of homozygous lyretail strains;
  2. Demonstrate that feminized females can alleviate the highly sewed female sex ratio on farm sites; and
  3. Transfer technology to appropriate end users.