Saturday, 21 October 2017



Technical Reports

Faumuina. N, The effects of drip irrigation on the growth and yield taro. The University of the South Pacific, Ala

Organic matter status of some Samoan soils and its contribution to plant nutrition. T.K Siose, R.R Prasad, D. Perera, A. Selu, N. Faumuina, D.J. Hunter, M. Eaqup, Journal of South Pacific Agriculture, Vol. 11, 2004.
Tumaalii, F. and Driver, G.E. Long life sausage technology and ration packs. Department of Defence: Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Scottsdale;1996.
Tumaalii, F. and Driver, G.E. Combat Ration Pack Shelf-life: Sensory shelf-life determination and modelling. Department of Defence: Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Scottsdale; 1996.
Tumaalii, F., Driver, G.E., Cavanough, P., Chicks, P. and Willis, K. Freeze Dry Technology and Product Development. Department of Defence: Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Scottsdale; 1996.
Driver, G.E., Tumaalii, F., Harwood, M.S., and Yam, M.A. Trial and Evaluation of Australian Re-designed Ration Packs: Lightweight Individual Meal ration Pack (IMCR) and Combat ration Five man (CR5M). Department of Defence: Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Scottsdale; 1996. (iii) 
Tuivavalagi, N., K. Morrison and  D. Hunter, (1999) Opportunities for Science Students in the Fields of Agriculture. Problems, Research and Issues in Science, Mathematics, Computing and Statistics. Science Faculty, National University of Samoa. 2(1): 135-141. 
 Hunter, D.J.(2003) Assessment of the effectiveness of traps in controlling Rhinoceros beetle damage to palm trees in Savaii, Samoa – Biometrics input. 19 pp. 
 Hunter, D.J.(2003) Assessing the effectiveness of Confidor insecticide and Metarhizium anisopliae fungus in controlling beetle damage in corms of taro (Colocasia esculenta) in Fiji and Vanuatu: Statistical considerations. 47 pp. 
 Hunter, D.J.(2004) Further evaluation of the effectiveness of promising insecticides in controlling beetle damage on corms of taro (Colocasia esculenta) in Fiji, Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea: Statistical considerations. 51 pp. 
 Hunter, D.J.(1997) Case studies from Western Samoa. Department of Mathematics, Wageningen Agricultural University, Wageningen, The Netherlands. 36 pp. 
 Hunter, D.(2001) Statistical Methods for Agricultural Experiments. A reference manual for researchers in the Pacific island states. Institute for Research, Extension and Training in Agriculture (IRETA), USP Alafua Campus, Samoa. 41 pp. 
Amosa, F. and  D.J. Hunter (2008:1) Procedures Manual. Alafua Forensic Drug Testing Centre, USP Alafua Campus, Samoa. 21 pp. 
 Gaufa Salesa Fetu, Notise Faumuina, Luaao F. Maiava. (2011) Samoa Avocado Oils : Processing into Export Products and Commercialization Opportunities. Indutrial Research Division (SROS). to view report go to Official Documents 
 Richard Parish, Samani Tupufia, (2007). "Report on Friendly Ground Dove (Gallicolumba Stairii) Work on Nuutele Island and Upolu Islands, Samoa." IAS Technical Report No. 2007/02. Institute of Applied Science. University of South Pacific. 


 Samani.T, E.Fuimaono,T.Molimau,S.Vaai,K.Asora,Dr F.Tumaalii. 2009. The Effects of Chemical and Microbiological Contamination on Vaitoloa Mangrove and its Ecosystem.