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 […]
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 […]
Grow Some Good is pleased to be featured in Birds and Blooms November issue by Kaitlin Stainbrook! Click to enlarge the article.
Join us this fall with Chef Paris Nabavi and his wife Donna, for a special home-cooked dinner event on November 14, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. UPDATE: This event is SOLD OUT, but we are still taking RSVP requests for cancellations. If you want to be put on a wait list, fill out the form below. Also, […]
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 […]
If you think after planting, your money spent on a garden is done, you’ll learn quickly. Last year at Kihei Elementary we spent about $1500 on “garden maintenance supplies”. This is pest deterrents, organic amendments, fungii treatments, cover crop seeds, build compost piles, and a long list of things to fix problems! Estimated Cost $1500/school/year
We’ve had generous support for our major irrigation needs from ISI! However, irrigation is a constant issue and we need both irrigation experts and continuous irrigation supplies! Last year we spent about $750 on irrigation supplies at Kihei Elementary. Without water, not too much grows in our garden! Estimated Cost $750
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