Tag: agriculture

Representative Clift Tsuji’s impact on Hawai‘i Island agriculture lives on

Representative Clift Tsuji’s impact on Hawai‘i Island agriculture lives on

April 6, 2017  |  Comments
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Friends, supporters and family raised more than $81,000 to fund endowed scholarships for Hawaiʻi CC and UH Hilo agriculture students.

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Future farmers formed through MAʻO Organic Farms-UH partnership

Future farmers formed through MAʻO Organic Farms-UH partnership

March 15, 2017  |  Comments
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MAʻO provides scholarships and stipends for post-secondary expenses for UH students through its Youth Leadership Training program.

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Powerful pioneering ag-to-culinary partnership pleases palates

Powerful pioneering ag-to-culinary partnership pleases palates

February 24, 2017  |  Comments
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The collaboration of Hawaiʻi CC’s agriculture and culinary students brings locally grown produce from the farm to the plate.

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AgDiscovery introduces teens to wildlife and agribusiness

AgDiscovery introduces teens to wildlife and agribusiness

February 10, 2017  |  Comments
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The summer program gives teen participants a first-hand look at the career paths in agriculture and natural resource management.

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Waikalua Loko fishpond restoration featured in Smithsonian exhibit at Windward CC

Waikalua Loko fishpond restoration featured in Smithsonian exhibit at Windward CC

February 9, 2017  |  Comments
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Explore four inspiring stories of environmental and cultural restoration from the Native Hawaiians and Native American tribes in Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge. Shared Science exhibit.

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Agricultural and food tourism focus of new UH Hilo course

Agricultural and food tourism focus of new UH Hilo course

January 31, 2017  |  Comments
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The course is covering the momentum of foodie movements including farm-to-table and food festivals to examine how they can support the flourishing tourist market.

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Fruits, bees, pigs and more at Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day

Fruits, bees, pigs and more at Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day

January 22, 2017  |  Comments
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The College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources showcases the role of agriculture in the environment and community at the Oʻahu Urban Garden Center.

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New book describes diverse food challenges faced by Hawaiʻi

New book describes diverse food challenges faced by Hawaiʻi

November 10, 2016  |  3 Comments
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Aya Kimura and Krisna Suryanata compiled rich discussions on land use, farming population and benefits and costs of biotechnology in new book.

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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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