College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
 Agricultural Diagnostic Service Center - Seed Program

GMO- Yes or No? A frequent question asked today is whether our University Seeds are Genetically Modified (GMO). We are happy to report that the majority of our seeds are GMO-free.

The only exception is the UH Rainbow Papaya seed as they are GMO protected against the Papaya Ringspot virus.


Out of Manoa Wonder Pole Bean, Hawaiian Chili,

Cucumer Hybrids, & Manoa Sugar Pea.

Basil are in but only selling HGP packets at this time. Waimanalo B-1 eggplant only in HGP as well.

Our Soybeans were harvested and presently being cleaned for sale.

For other varieties, keep checking back for furtherupdates!

quick links

Updated as of 11/04/2014

»Seed Order Form (download form, fill out, print, then mail with payment)
*Pole Bean: Manoa Wonder: OUT OF STOCK »Free Publications
*Cucumber HybridS: Lani & MILO: OUT OF STOCK »Farmer's Bookshelf
*Chili Pepper: Hawaiian Chili: OUT OF STOCK »Pesticide Information
*Soybean: Kahala: HGP Only! »Agriculture Pest
*Chinese Pea: Manoa Sugar: OUT OF STOCK  
  New Parking Map: For a map that displays the entire campus with
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Updated as of 11/04/2014

Visitor Parking has changed since 01/01/09.
*Eggplant: Waimanalo B-1 : HGP Only!  
*Supersweet #9 Corn-Yellow: AVAILABLE NOW. For more detailed information about pricing go to:
*Sweet Basil: AVAILABLE NOW IN HGP PACKETS ONLY. click here - Main UH Visitor Parking Webpage
Our University of Hawaii seeds are non-GMO seeds that are mostly open pollinated selections except for a few hand pollinated Hybrids.  
The only variety offered for sale that is a GMO seed is the UH Rainbow Papaya which is highly resistant to the devastating Papaya Ringpot Virus.  

Organically Grown Papaya Seeds Are In. We will be offering

HGP packets of the Sunrise and Waimanalo Low Bearing Papaya for  
$3.00 a packet. Bulk Pricing: $12.00/oz.  
Call if you have any questions or need to place an order..  
PLEASE NOTE: These are not "CERTIFIED ORGANIC" but organically grown only. Our facility and operation is not setup to provide "CERTIFIED" Seeds for sale.  


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