Upcoming Events

Creative agroforestry workshops for food production in home, farm, and community landscapes

Topics include (agendas are set for each workshop based on speaker availability): Important traditional Pacific island crops and agroforestry systems, Soil fertility maintenance using locally available resources, Pest and disease prevention strategies, Food forestry for home and commercial use, Small-scale enterprise development and value-added processing based on perennial food plants, Hawaiian cultural perspective on Pacific Island agroforestry systems, Strategies for converting to agroforestry systems, Fruit and nut trees for environmental services such as shade, windbreak, erosion control, and noise barriers, their use and maintenance; NRCS practice standards that support their use, Integrating livestock and poultr, Perennial alternatives to annual crops, Advice and techniques for landscapers, Local experiences in agroforestry system implementation.

Second Saturday at the Garden!

Join the O’ahu Master Gardeners and UGC ‘Ohana Volunteers at the Pearl City Urban Garden Center for garden demonstrations, UH Master Gardener “Got a Plant Question” booth, tours, UH Seed sales, plant sales and self-guided garden tours at every event.  Visit the Oahu Urban Garden Center website to learn more about our upcoming events!

July 11, 2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Plant a Tree of Life – Grow ‘Ulu: Breadfruit Tree Distribution

The Dirt on Soilless Agriculture

Learn about the advancements and opportunities in soilless agriculture in Hawai‘i from leading industry experts. Some topics include controlled environment vegetable production, commercial aquaponics and hydroponics, latest university research, aquaponics in school curriculum, intensive strawberry production, renewable energy solutions, Hawai‘i’s aquaculture industry and collaborative community projects. A panel of experts will discuss the current challenges and possible solutions in Hawai‘i’s agriculture.

Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers: Back to our Roots

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