10 Hawaii-Grown Holiday Gifts
November 21, 2017
The holidays are a great opportunity to support Hawaii foods and producers who are working hard to grow our local food system. Not only can you serve local foods for holiday celebrations, you can also find a lot of wonderful gifts made right here on the islands. We rounded up 10 gift ideas made from Hawaii-grown products.
Homegrown Hawaii: 2 Lady Farmers
September 27, 2017
Here at Kunoa, we’re inspired by our clients every day. We’re proud to provide harvest services for businesses like 2 Lady Farmers, Oahu pig farmers who are as passionate about building a healthy local food system here in Hawaii as we are. Here’s their story:
Homegrown Hawaii: Kauai Food Forest
September 7, 2017
On two acres on the north shore of Kauai, volunteers tend to more than a hundred species of fruits, vegetables, and other plants. They harvest food, but the site doesn’t look much like a farm. Rather than neat rows of crops delineated by bare dirt, layers of plants mimic a natural forest. Sweet potato vines provide ground cover, for instance. Cacao trees grow in the shade of canopy fruit trees such as lychee and breadfruit.
Homegrown Hawaii: Waikapū Pickles
June 28, 2017
This is our first post in our new Homegrown Hawaii blog series, where we will feature local Hawaii businesses and organizations that share Kunoa’s “stand free” values of supporting and growing our islands’ local food systems.