1,627 students from 11 schools participated in ʻĀINA Farm Field Trips where they experienced hands-on where their food comes from, learning from the farmers who grow food around the island. ʻĀINA Farm to School Field Trip destinations included Mari’s Garden
, MAʻO Organic Farm
, Kahuku Farms
, Nā Mea Kūpono
, Waihuena Farm
, Waiāhole Nursery and Garden Center
, Kahumana Organic Farm
, Hawaiian Earth Products
, and Sweet Land Farms
. Mahalo to all the farmers who shared their valuable wisdom with our keiki and made these Farm to School Month ʻĀINA Farm Field Trips a success!
Farm to School Month
celebrations are trickling into November at some local schools so stayed tuned for more ʻĀINA events at your local ʻĀINA School.