Transgenic Seed Distribution*

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Transgenics Seed Distribution:

  Acres Planted Ounces of Seed
May 1998 88 352
June 1998 328 1310
July 1998 167 668
August 1998 203 812
September 1998 89 354
Total: 875 3496

* Papaya Administrative Committee Report:

Hawaii Papaya Industry's Second Chance, Emerson Llantero


1999-2000 Rainbow Planting Survey Results

Average Fresh Utilization per Acre (regular variety): 16,500 Lbs./ Year/ Acre

Projected Average for Rainbow: 24, 000 Lbs./ Year/ Acre

  Acres Planted Pounds (Lbs.) of Seed
May 1998 31  
June 1998 22  
July 1998 211  
August 1998 22  
September 1998 172  
October 1998 19  
November 1998 46  
December 1998 33  
Total: (May-December) 556 322
Total: (January-May 1999)   258

*Transgenic seed distribution data obtained from the Papaya Administrative Committee

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