• 1/17/17 - Blog, Newsroom

    New video on Hawaii Ag

    Oahu papaya farmer Ken Kamiya and his daughter Joni are highlighted in this new documentary, which focuses on the role of the GMO papaya in saving the commercial industry in

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  • 11/29/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    Food, or food fight?

    By Randy Cabral President, Hawaii Farm Bureau The Hawaii Farm Bureau was reassured when the 9th Circuit Court ruled on Nov. 18 that it’s the kuleana of the state and

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  • 11/23/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    Hilo County Farm Bureau: Educational Workshop and Field Trip

    EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP (FREE) Various Topics on Sustainable Agriculture Location: Komohana Extension Service, Room D-202 December 1, 5:00-7:30 pm Chili Dinner Provided SPEAKERS 5:00 pm Randy Cabral, President of Hawaii Farm

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  • 11/15/16 - Newsroom

    We are Deeply Saddened to Announce the Passing of Representative Clift Tsuji

    Rep. Clift Tsuji died Tuesday at The Queen’s Medical Center on Oahu. He was 75. Tsuji — who represented Hawaii Island’s 2nd District, which includes Keaukaha, parts of Hilo, Panaewa

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  • 11/10/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    More Highlights of the HFB convention

    State water use permits Kauai Farmer Jerry Ornellas was appointed to lead an ad hoc committee to review the DLNR requirements to convert farmers’ revocable water permits to longterm leases.

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  • 11/9/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    2016-2017 New Farm Bureau Officers

    Randy Cabral Re-Elected President of Hawaii Farm Bureau HONOLULU – The Hawaii Farm Bureau announced the election of officers to its board of directors during their 69th Annual Meeting, which

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  • 11/9/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    Highlights of the 2016 HFB convention Part 1

    So much camaraderie, so many thoughtful insights…. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell: “Since little kid days, I’ve been a strong proponent of farming and ranching. That’s why I get so upset

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  • 11/1/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    AFB President Zippy Duvall on farming as a brotherhood

    As a third-generation Georgia dairy farmer — an occupation he likened to “riding a freight train” — and president of the American Farm Bureau, Zippy Duvall is intimately familiar with

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  • 10/31/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    EAT THINK DRINK: “Dirt To Plate”

    Honolulu, Hawaiʻi – The Hawaiʻi Agricultural Foundation (HAF) has gathered a diverse group of chefs, farmers, food suppliers and policy makers for the inaugural launch of EAT THINK DRINK presented

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  • 10/31/16 - Blog, Newsroom

    2016 Hawaii Farm Bureau Convention Highlights

      Brian Miyamoto, executive director of the Hawaii Farm Bureau, discusses the highlights of the 2016 convention, increasing food production and challenges facing Island farmers in a thoughtful interview on

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