• 11/2/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    Drought-stricken Maui Farmers Eligible for Federal Loans

    Maui (HNN)- The United States Department of Agriculture has designated Maui County as a Primary Disaster Area because of the drought that’s plagued the Valley Isle and neighboring

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  • 6/16/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    Report details impact of wage hikes on agriculture

    Minimum wage increases and other changing labor regulations will have a dramatic impact on fruit, vegetable and other labor-intensive agricultural production in the U.S. over the next decade,

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  • 5/26/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    Hawaii Department of Agriculture: RAT LUNGWORM PSA

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  • 5/24/17 - Newsroom

    HFB Legislative Report

    Some 60 percent of the Hawaii Farm Bureau’s initiatives, including our top four priorities, met with success in the 2017 legislative session. They include:  A $450,000 allocation to

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  • 5/23/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    Rat Lung Worm Flyer

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  • 5/3/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    Tips for dealing with rat lungworm

    Photo caption: Semi-slugs, shown on left, are effective carriers of rat lungworm disease, as are the much larger Cuban slugs. Courtesy of Hawaii Department of Health. Rat lunworm

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  • 4/24/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    Local greens safe to eat, state says

    By Andrew Gomes Don’t stop eating your (local) veggies. That’s the message from the state Department of Health after reports of local farm revenue declines and some retailers

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  • 4/21/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    HFBF Update on Rat Lungworm

    Management Practice Information Best On-Farm Food Safety Practices: Reducing Risks Associated with Rat Lungworm Infection and Human Eosinophilic Meningitis Pest management systems to control Rodents in and around

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  • 4/20/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    Farmers need to show face

    No doubt you’ve heard about Saturday’s March for Science, which is gaining traction across the globe. But you may be wondering, as a farmer, what does it have

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  • 4/7/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    HFB President Cabral Nominated to Board of Ag

    Big Island cattle rancher and Hawaii Farm Bureau President Randy Cabral has been nominated to an at-large seat on the state Board of Agriculture. The BOA members are

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