Curriculum Vitae

Extension Associate Professor

Education

Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Dept. Plant and Soil Sciences, 1998

Selected Publications

Fernandes, C., F. Mangan, Z. Barros, W. Autio and R. Bonanno.  Evaluation of seed sources of maxixe for production in Massachusetts.  Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira. (submitted).

Mangan, F., Z. Barros and R. Orellana.  2014.  Demand for hot peppers in New England.  UMass Extension Veg. Notes. Vol. 26, No. 3. 3 pages.

Howell, J, R. Hazzard, R. Bonanno, J. Bouche, F. Mangan, M. Hutton, G. Hamilton, V. Grubinger, B. Sideman, R. Wick. 2013. New England Vegetable Management Guide. Published by New England Land-grant Systems. 350 pages.

Mangan, F, Z. Barros, R. Orellana, M. Alvarado and F. Camarillo. 2013. Opportunities for Farmers in Mexico to Access Markets in the Northeastern United States.

Mangan, F., Z. Barros, R. Orellana, M. Alvarado and F. Camrillo.  2012.  Proceedings of the XIV National Conference of Agricultural Sciences. April 25, 2013. 3 pp.

Silva, E.O., M.S Rocha Bastos, N.J. Wurlitzer, Z.J. Barros and F. Mangan. 2012. Minimal Processing. Chapter in Advances in Fruit Processing Technologies, Rodrigues, S. and F. A. Narciso Fernandes. Editors. CRC Press. 454 pp.

Mangan, F., Barros, Z., Fernandes , C., Moreira, M., Finger, F. and Almeida , G. 2012. Developing sustainable production practices for new tropical vegetables for the Northeastern United States. Acta Hort. (ISHS) 936:53–60. http://www.actahort.org/books/936/936_5.htm

Govindasamy, R. R. Van Vranken, W. Sciarapa, A. Aveni, V. Puduri, K. Pappas, J. Simon, F. Mangan, M. Lamberts, G. McAvoy. 2011. Ethnic Crop Opportunities for Growers on the East Coast: A Demand Assessment. Journal of Extension. http://www.joe.org/joe/2010december/rb2.php

Govindasamy, R., R. VanVranken, W. Sciarappa, A. Ayeni, V.S. Puduri, K. Pappas, J.E. Simon, F. Mangan, M. Lamberts, and G. McAvoy. 2010. Consumers' Shopping Patterns and Expenditures on Ethnic Produce: Case Study from the Eastern Coastal U.S.A. Journal of ASFMRA. Vol. 73, No. 1, Pg 36–49.

UMass Magazine: 2010: Outstanding in the field. http://umassamherstmagazine.com/2010/Spring-2010/Features/index.html