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Kōku Learning FarmRAISER   Help Us Reach Our Goal

November 08, 2022

Kōku Learning FarmRAISER -Help Us Reach Our Goal

Mahalo to everyone who has supported the Kōkua Learning FarmRAISER so far! We have 59 more days to reach our goal of raising $100,000 to support the development and growth of the Kōkua Learning Farm. All FarmRAISER supporters receive a Kōkua…

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Kōkua Learning Farm Workdays

November 08, 2022

Kōkua Learning Farm Workdays 

October was full of fun and productive workdays! Patagonia spent their monthly farm workday helping us to rebuild the nursery. The students in Dr. Matt Lau’s UHWO Sustainable Food Systems class came out to help us care for the kalo and ʻuala in the ʻĀINA…

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Kōkua Learning Farm Fall Youth Internship

November 08, 2022

Kōkua Learning Farm Fall Youth Internship 

The Kōkua Learning Farm Fall Youth internship is in full swing here on the farm! This month's activities included harvesting over 40 pounds of cassava from our fields along with buckets full of okra, tomatillos and sugar cane. The interns enjoyed…

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‘ĀINA In Schools Farm to School Month Fun

November 08, 2022

‘ĀINA In Schools Farm to School Month Fun

Throughout the month of October, the Agricultural Literacy component of our ‘ĀINA In Schools program introduces students to where their food comes from and who grows their food.  Activities include field trips to farms, as well as classroom visits by…

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ʻĀINA Educator Training

November 08, 2022

ʻĀINA Educator Training

The 2nd ‘ĀINA in Schools Educator Training of the school year was held on Saturday, October 13th at the Kōkua Learning Farm. A total of 19 ‘ĀINA teachers and parent volunteers represented 12 participating ‘ĀINA schools  for a day of hands-on teachings. Highlights of…

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Upcoming 3Rs School Recycling Drives

November 08, 2022

Upcoming 3Rs School Recycling Drives 

The next 3Rs School Recycling Drive will be held on Saturday, November 19th at Waipahu High School from 9:00am - 11:00am. Please come on by to REDUCE, REUSE, and RECYCLE with us! See this flyer to discover what we can take and more details about the event….

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Mai‘a ‘Ho‘olaule‘a/Banana Festival at Waimea Valley

November 08, 2022

Mai‘a ‘Ho‘olaule‘a/Banana Festival


On Sunday, November 13, Hawaiʻi Banana Source, Slow Food Hawaiʻi and Hawaiʻi SEED will be holding a first of its kind FREE banana festival, Ka Maiʻa Hoʻolauleʻa in Waimea Valley. The event will run from 11:00am-4:00pm. The Festival is being created to expand…

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