Projects

Grant Funding Available to Farmers

 

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Grant funding is available to install conservation practices that reduce soil erosion and protect water quality in Kaneohe Bay. Farmers and ranchers in the Kaalaea and Waiahole Watersheds can be reimbursed up to 67% of the cost to install these practices.

Attend our Grant Workshop to learn about current projects, talk story with other farmers, and receive assistance with your application.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

8:00 am to 11:00am
KEY Project, 47-200 Waihee Road

For more information and to RSVP, call 808-622-9026 / admin@oahurcd.org.

Draft Agenda:

8:00am Breakfast & Networking
9:00am Welcome & Introductions
9:30am Watershed Overview
  • Historical and present day functions of Watersheds
10:00am Farmer-to-Farmer Talk Story
  • Program Overview and real-life experiences of farmers who participated in a similar effort in the Waimanalo watershed
  • Overview of Best Management Practices and Cost-share Opportunities
10:40am General Q&A / Application Process and Assistance
11:00pm Ua Pau

Please fill out the application below, or use this fillable pdf and email the application to admin@oahurcd.org.