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 July 08 2019

FFTC Director Dr. Kuo-Ching Lin visits the Department of Tropical Plant and Soil Sciences at the University of Hawaii. There he meets Dr. Robert E Paull, a tropical fruit expert who will be FFTC's Keynote speaker in the upcoming International Symposium on "Dragon fruit network: marketing and the whole value chain," which is jointly organized with the Southern Horticultural Research Institute (SOFRI) Vietnam. This will be held on September 9-10 in Ho Chi Minh city. The two scholars discuss and exchange views of common concern including the dragon fruit industry, the organic foods market, energy saving, farmland protection, green agriculture and Hawaii's future development, among others.