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Favorite backyard breakfast

Posted on Mar 12, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

jks722 on instagram posted this picture as one of her favorite. Do you like starfruit and lilikoi?Found via Mana Magazine facebook page.

Easy to grow micro greens: lettuce mixes ready to eat in about 10 days

Posted on Mar 23, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

Live in an apartment and want to grow your own food? That might sound challenging to some but, its rather simple. If you have sunlight on your lanai you can grow a variety of foods. Micro greens (greens, lettuces, and herbs) are an awesome option for fresh morning salads. At 10 days old, micro...

Sustainable Living on the Island of Molokai - film preview

Posted on Feb 22, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

Sustainability, eco-friendly, going green but what do they mean for a isolated Hawaiian island like Molokai? This film visits families and businesses on Molokai that practice sustainability to see how it benefits them and their community. With only 8000 residents and a wealth of natural resources...

[Oahu event] The Honolulu Fish Auction Tours

Posted on Mar 7, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

[Oahu event] The Honolulu Fish Auction is the only fresh tuna auction in the United States. Auction Tours are conducted, by RESERVATION only, on Saturday mornings from 6:00am - 7:30am. See first-hand where Hawaii Seafood comes from and how it gets from the dock to restaurants and retail markets in...

Proposals Due for Conservation Innovation Grant Funding

Posted on Mar 31, 2014 by Jolene Lau

Do you have an innovative conservation approach or technology that other farmers and ranchers in the islands might adopt? The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), an agency under the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is announcing availability of Conservation Innovation...

Taro (kalo) production in 1948 and 2009

Posted on Feb 16, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

Poi production has changed over the years. When was the last time you ate poi?

Banana Coconut Rolls

Posted on Mar 17, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

Banana Coconut Rolls (4 servings) Printable Version 4 firm all-yellow bananas 2 Tablespoons melted butter or margarine 2 Tablespoons lemon or lime juice 1/2 cup shredded coconut Peel bananas and cut crosswise into halves. Place into a well-greased baking dish. Brush thoroughly...

Grant program links public, private groups to improve the environment and preserve resources

Posted on Feb 7, 2014 by Jolene Lau

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is accepting applications for competitive grants to develop and accelerate conservation approaches and technologies on private agricultural and forest lands. Conservation Innovation Grants (CIGs) have contributed to some of the most pioneering...

Fruit Leather Recipe with Loquat

Posted on Mar 27, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

In Hawaii, loquat is sometimes called pipa (Chinese) or biwa (Japanese).  The Loquat may have been introduced to Hawaii as early as 1787 with Chinese visitors. Loquat was found in the yards of many of Hawaii’s first Asian immigrants.Making fruit leather with loquat is low-labor and...

Making Koele Palau (Sweet Potato Pudding) the Fun Way ;)

Posted on Feb 26, 2014 by Kaleo Ten

Koele palau or uala / sweet potato pudding is not as common as haupia sweet potato pie, but it is a lot easier to make! You can usually find koele palau around makahiki season. This version is quite simple with only 3 ingredients (uala, honey, coconut cream). The best part of this video is the...

Would you kokua and log in? All features are turned on when logged in. Mahalo!