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James B  Friday

Name :

James B Friday

Title :

Extension Forester

Unit :

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management

Office :

Komohana Research and Extension Center

Address :

875 Komohana Street
                    Hilo, HI 96720

Phone :

(808)969-8254

Fax :

(808)981-5211

E-mail :

jbfriday@hawaii.edu

Website :

https://cms.ctahr.hawaii.edu/forestry

Specialties :

Forestry, Agroforestry, Forest Health, Silviculture


Professional Prep/Appointments :


BA, Biology, Dartmouth College, 1982
Master of Forestry, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, 1985
PhD, Agronomy and Soil Science, CTAHR, University of Hawai`i at Mānoa, 1998


Projects :


Ecology and Management of Rapid ‘Ōhi‘a Death
RREA Professional and Staff Development and Training in Forestry Skills
Coordination and Capacity Building for Natural Resources Extension Programs
Silviculture and management of Acacia koa
Forestry and conservation nurseries for Pacific Islands
 


Courses Taught:


Forest Stewards Master Forest Landowners
Forestry and Conservation Nurseries for Pacific Islands 
Forestry Short Course for Pacific Island Foresters

Extension Interests :


Forest health
Forestry and conservation nurseries 
Silviculture and management of koa forests
Small-scale plantation forestry
Conservation of native Hawaiian forests
Nutrition of plantation forests
Agroforestry
International development


Selected Publications :


Extension

Friday, J. B., L. Keith, and F. Hughes. 2015. Rapid ‘Ōhi‘a Death (Ceratocystis Wilt of ‘Ōhi‘a). PD-107, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/PD-107.pdf

Straight, R., J. Banegas, M. Constantinides, C. Elevitch, M. Falanruw, M. Figueroa, J. B. Friday, K. Friday, N. Hammond, E. Mas, K. MacFarland, G. Susumu, T. Ward. 2015. Working Trees for Islands. USDA National Agroforestry Center, Lincoln, NE. https://nac.unl.edu/documents/workingtrees/brochures/Working_Trees_Islands.pdf

Leary, J., S. Kaye, J. B. Friday, and F. Hughes. 2014. Proper technique for injecting albizia (Falcataria moluccana L.) with Milestone ® (active ingredient aminopyralid). College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/Albizia%20tri-fold.pdf

Stevens, B., J. B. Friday, D. Cram, C. Trauernicht. 2014. Protecting tree plantations from fire. RM-18, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/RM-18.pdf

Elevitch, C.R., T. Idol, J. B. Friday, C. Lepczyk, V. Easton Smith, and S.C. Nelson. 2009. Shade-Grown Coffee in Hawai‘i: Results of a twelve farm study in Kona. Permanent Agriculture Resources, Hōlualoa, Hawai‘i. http://agroforestry.net/caf

Nelson, S. and J. B. Friday. 2009. Hawaiian mistletoes (Korthalsella species). Plant Disease 62, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/PD-62.pdf

Friday, J. B., and J. Smith. 2006. Agroforestry. Pp. 47 – 53 in: Toward Sustainable Agriculture: A Guide for Hawai‘i’s Farmers. J. Smith and S. A. El-Swaify, eds. College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/TSA_guide.pdf.

Friday, J. B., J. F. Yanagida, P. Illukiptiya, R. J. Mamiit, and Q. A. Edwards. 2006. Characteristics of Hawai‘i’s Retail Forest Industry 2001. Economic Issues 8, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/EI-8.pdf

Friday, J. B. 2006. Forage banks and forage gardens. In: Campbell, K.L.I., C. Garforth, C. Heffernan, J. Morton, R. Paterson, C. Rymer, and M. Upton. Smallstock in Development, CD-ROM. DFID Livestock Production Programme, Natural Resources International Ltd, Aylesford, Kent, UK.

Yanagida, J. F., J. B. Friday, P. Illukpitiya, R. J. Mamiit, and Q. Edwards. 2004. Economic value of Hawai‘i’s forest industry in 2001. Economic Issues 7, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/EI-7.pdf

Miyasaka, S. C., M. Habte, J. B. Friday, and E. V. Johnson. 2003. Manual on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi production and inoculation techniques. SCM-5. College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. https://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/SCM-5.pdf

Friday, J. B. 2000. Acacia koa. In: CAB International, Global Forestry Compendium, CAB International, Oxford, UK. Available on-line by subscription at URL http://www.cabi.org/compendia/fc/

Friday, J. B. 2000. Seed technology for forestry in Hawai‘i. College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/RM-4.pdf.

Friday, J. B., C. Cabal, and J. Yanagida. 2000. Financial analysis for tree farming in Hawai‘i. College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI. URL for document: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/RM-9.pdf and spreadsheet: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/spreads/RM-9_forest_econ_calc.xls.




Languages :


Ilokano, Spanish, German