Tag: agriculture

Beginning farmer-training program expands to Hawaii County

Beginning farmer-training program expands to Hawaii County

September 9, 2016  |  Comments
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GoFarm Hawaiʻi’s comprehensive and practical farmer-training classes on the Big Island will begin this fall.

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UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

September 8, 2016  |  Comments
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WRRC will conduct a three-year \ project focusing on developing optimal irrigation strategies in farmlands throughout Hawaiʻi, Guam and American Samoa.

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Pacific Global Breadfruit Summit honors UH ʻulu pioneer

Pacific Global Breadfruit Summit honors UH ʻulu pioneer

August 15, 2016  |  Comments
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The first global breadfruit summit brings together traditional, community, scientific and technology experts to connect the many benefits of ʻulu.

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Hawaiʻi CC celebrates 49th home built by students for Native Hawaiian family

Hawaiʻi CC celebrates 49th home built by students for Native Hawaiian family

May 13, 2016  |  Comments
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A Native Hawaiian family in Hilo received keys to a new home today that was custom built from the ground up by Hawaiʻi Community College students.

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Oʻahu Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day events at UH Waimanalo Research Station

Oʻahu Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day events at UH Waimanalo Research Station

March 1, 2016  |  Comments
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The College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources hosts the 2016 Oʻahu Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day.

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Getting up-close with science at Gene-ius Day

Getting up-close with science at Gene-ius Day

March 1, 2016  |  Comments
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More than five thousand Hawaiʻi schoolchildren get hands-on with science at “Gene-ius Day” at UH Mānoa.

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UH Hilo produces mapping for statewide agricultural survey

UH Hilo produces mapping for statewide agricultural survey

February 23, 2016  |  Comments
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The UH Hilo Spatial Data Analysis and Visualization Lab released a study on agricultural land use which provides information on the location of commercial agriculture activities statewide.

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Julie Guthman discusses if banning fumigants protects farmworkers or harms their livelihoods

Julie Guthman discusses if banning fumigants protects farmworkers or harms their livelihoods

February 11, 2016  |  Comments
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Julie Guthman, UC Santa Cruz professor and award winning author, presents “ Lives versus Livelihoods? Fumigants, Farmworkers and Biopolitics in California’s Strawberry Industry.&rdquo

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Summer AgDiscovery program for teens accepting applications

Summer AgDiscovery program for teens accepting applications

February 5, 2016  |  Comments
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This free summer program, hosted by the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, gives its teenage participants a first-hand look at career paths in agriculture and natural resource management,

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UH West Oʻahu co-sponsors sustainable agriculture national conference

UH West Oʻahu co-sponsors sustainable agriculture national conference

February 2, 2016  |  Comments
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UH West Oʻahu to co-sponsor sustainable agriculture education conference at UC Santa Cruz.

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