Taste of School Gardens Gala Grows Some Good!

Wow! What a night! More than 400 people attended the 4th Annual Taste of School Gardens gala on Saturday March 12th, 2016, on the Hotel Wailea Sunset Lawn. Thanks to all the support from our ‘ohana, we raised $60,000 for more than 3,000 students in school garden programs across Maui. The evening featured fabulous food… [Continue Reading]

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Mahalo to our Taste of School Gardens Sponsors

Grow Some Good’s Taste of School Gardens event wouldn’t be a success without our sponsors. Thank you to the many individuals and businesses that are donating their time, talent and resources to our event this year. Putting the “Taste” in Taste of School Gardens We want to recognize those who make Taste of School Gardens an outstanding… [Continue Reading]

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Hawaii Legislators Support Farm to School Programs

Over the past few months, we’ve seen news highlighting school gardens and their importance to supporting better nutrition and local agriculture. On July 7, 2015, Governor David Ige signed Farm to School bill SB 376, which aims to increase the amount of local produce in our school cafeterias. A recent KITV4 interview quoted Dexter Kishida with the Department… [Continue Reading]

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October – Farm to School Month

Leah Belmonte, Governor’s Representative, Maui at State of Hawaii joined Grow Some Good and MSGN at the Lipoa Farmer’s Market today to offer this official proclamation. “… proclaim October 2015 as Farm to School Month in Hawai’i and ask all the citizens of the Aloha State to support activities that heighten the awareness of farm to school and… [Continue Reading]

Hawaii Governor proclaims October as "Farm to School" Month

Birds & Blooms

Grow Some Good is pleased to be featured in Birds and Blooms November issue by Kaitlin Stainbrook! Click to enlarge the article.

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Plant a Tree of Life – Grow ‘Ulu (breadfruit)

Grow Some Good, in partnership with the Breadfruit Institute, National Tropical Botanical Garden in Hana, and the Plant a Tree of Life – Grow ‘Ulu Project, is providing ‘ulu tree (breadfruit) saplings to the Maui community this month in recognition of statewide and global efforts to increase the number of ‘ulu trees growing in our… [Continue Reading]

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Lokelani Waverider Pride Blooms

This week, students at Lokelani Intermediate School continued their campus wide beautification and sustainable agriculture program with more than 100 students, teachers and volunteers gathering to Mālama ‘Āina as ohana. Garden terraces, classrooms and entries were weeded, mulched and planted with incredible enthusiasm from students. Mahalo nui loa to the Cooke Foundation for funding and… [Continue Reading]

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