This profile on Maui School Garden Network’s visionary Lehn Huff just out in print in the March-April 2011 issue of Maui No Ka ‘Oi magazine. .
From the article:
Lehn Huff – Cultivating Connections
“Now that I’m retired, I can pick my priorities,” she says. “I choose to put my energies into food security and nutrition.”
You can sense the urgency in her commitment. “We import 85 percent of our food, and have the highest rate of obesity and childhood-onset diabetes in the nation. We live in a year-round climate for growing fruits and vegetables. Something is wrong with this picture. Knowing children the way I do, having worked with them for thirty years, I simply cannot walk away from this cause.”
Read the rest of the Maui No Ka ‘Oi Magazine profile on Lehn Huff and the Maui School Garden Nework here.