School Garden Workday on March 29

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North Kohala Ag Tourism Logo Contest: Win $200

Please help us develop a unique logo for promoting agricultural tourism in North Kohala!  The winning artist will receive $200. Deadline for submission is midnight on March 20, 2014. HOW TO ENTER: Do both of these things by March 20th: 1. Use the “shell” that we are providing (below) to develop your artwork, so we have […]

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Small-Scale Poultry Processing Guidelines

North Kohala Eat Locally Grown has compiled an info sheet to help small scale poultry farmers navigate the rules and regulations surrounding the selling of meat and eggs in Hawai‘i.  We hope it will be a useful resource on the road towards 50% food self-sufficiency in North Kohala!      

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North Kohala Poultry Processing Workshop

On February 15, the North Kohala’s community gathered to learn an important  (but often overlooked) food self-sufficiency skill – how to harvest and butcher a chicken down to its cooking parts.  Workshop participants included farmers, backyard chicken enthusiasts, and those wanting to reconnect with their food system.  David Fuertes, animal husbandry instructor at PIDF Ka […]

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5 Reasons to use your EBT Card at the Hawi Farmers Market

Top 5 Reasons to use your EBT Card at the Hawi Farmers Market by Leslie Nugent It’s easy! You can use your EBT card at the Hawi Saturday Farmers Market to get Kohala Food Bucks which can be used to purchase food.  Over 110 customers used their EBT card at the farmers market last month. […]

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