Organic Farming & Soil Health Resources

Organic Farming Resources

O’ahu RC&D hosted an organic farming and soil health workshop at Kahumana Organic Farm in Waianae, HI. These resources are from that workshop and feature presentations from guest speakers from the Natural Resources Conservation Service, College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources, O’ahu RC&D and West Oahu Soil & Water Conservation District. 

Resources from Organic Farming & Soil Health Workshop:


Soil Health: Managing our Soil Resources Sustainably
(NRCS-Laila Jayyousi)


Soil Health & Organic Practices (CTAHR-Dr. Ted Radovich)


A Look into Conservation Planning/ORCD (ORCD-Stephanie Mock)


West Oahu Soil & Water Conservation Districts (WOSWCD-Michelle Gorham)

Outside Resources on Organic Farming: 

Hawaii Organic Farming Association

USDA Introduction to Organic Practices

USDA Organic Production and Handling Standards

USDA Organic Certification Cost Share Programs