• 10/23/15 - Blog, Newsroom

    Hawaii Farm Bureau Partners with Hawaii Coffee Association on USDA Valuation of Hawaiian Coffee Industry

    Click here for letter from US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack: 2015.10.23_Green Coffee Valuation_USDA Response At long last USDA’s National Agriculture Statistics Service (NASS) will publish a value for green coffee. This is the

    Leave Comment:


  • 10/19/15 - Blog, Newsroom

    Hawaii Farm Bureau Supports FFA Leaders at NASDA Conference and in Washington DC

    Hawaii Farm Bureau sponsored FFA leaders at the National Association of Conservation Districts (NASDA) Conference in Kona last month. These aspiring young leaders hail from several islands including Maui (Angel Becerra, Lahainaluna High School), Hawaii

    Leave Comment:


  • 10/15/15 - Blog, Newsroom

    Hawaii Farm Bureau 68th Annual Meeting Agenda

    68th ANNUAL MEETING Click here for PDF 2015 HFBF Annual Mtg Binder Agenda 10-15-15 Sheraton Kona Resort October 21 & 22, 2015 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2015 8:30 a.m. Convention Registration/Trade

    Leave Comment:


  • 10/15/15 - Blog, Newsroom

    HARVEST FESTIVAL Sunday October 25, 2015 on KAUA’I

    Co-Sponsored by Kaua’i County Farm Bureau Click here for PDF Harvest Festival Poster          

    Leave Comment:


  • 10/9/15 - Blog

    7 Fruits That Look Like One Thing, But Taste Like Another

    By Dan Nosowitz on October 9, 2015 Modern Farmer Danny Rangel, Flickr There’s always something to explore in the fruit world, whether that means trying out new lab-created varietals and hybrids or

    Leave Comment:


  • 7/9/15 - Blog, Newsroom

    Meetings in Washington DC next week

    I’ll be in Washington DC next week for AFBF Council of Presidents meetings. I’ve scheduled several meeting with our Congressional delegation while I’m there. The Government Affairs Committee collaborated with

    Leave Comment:


  • 7/1/15 - Blog

    GMOs, Zealotry and Legislative Overreach

    This is my first HFBF blog post, one that is overdue. I hope to be doing more of these. What better occasion than the turning back of the GMO ban

    Leave Comment:


  • 11/9/14 - Blog

    Farmers Market Cookbooks

    (Originally posted on June 20, 2010) The Hawai’i Farmers Market Cookbook Volume 1 Fresh Island Products from A to Z With the increased availability of fresh local produce, shoppers often

    Leave Comment:


  • 11/9/14 - Blog, Newsroom

    Give It Fresh Today program to help the homeless

    (Originally posted on June 25 2010) The spirit of giving continues as the G.I.F.T. Program (Give It Fresh Today) collects food donations to support services provided by the Institute of

    Leave Comment:


  • 11/9/14 - Blog, Newsroom

    Hawaii Food Bank’s Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

    (Originally posted on June 1 2011) The Hawaii Farm Bureau is happy to announce that our Oahu farmers markets are participating in a Hawaii Foodbank’s Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program.

    Leave Comment: