Grant Funding Available to Farmers

  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…

Koʻolau Farmers Events

Aloha Mai!  Visit us at our upcoming events at Koʻolau Farmers stores from 10am-2pm.  We’ll be sharing information about cover crops and sunn hemp seeds.  See dates and locations below.   May 2: Kāneʻohe Store (45-580 Kamehameha Hwy) May 30: Kailua Store (1127 Kailua Rd) June 6: McCully Store (1935 S. Beretania St) June 13: Kalihi Store…

2015 Agriculture Awareness day

Join us at the 2015 Agriculture Awareness Day, hosted by the Hawaiʻi Farm Bureau Federation.   Wednesday, April 15, 2015 State Capitol, 4th floor 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This year’s event is co-sponsored by Representatives Clift Tsuji and Richard Onishi and Senators Russell Ruderman and Gil Riviere. They are the Chairs and Vice Chairs of…

“Buy Local, It Matters!”

We have recently joined Hawaiʻi Dept. of Agriculture’s “Buy Local, It Matters” initiative, which means our ʻTropic Sunʻ Sunn Hemp seeds have been recognized as a locally grown product.  We believe that buying local products should be a “year round” activity and not limited to just Small Business Saturday. Join us in the Buy Local movement, and purchase your ‘Tropic Sun’ Sunn Hemp…