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News & Events

News & Events

Hawaii Farmers Market Guide
August 6, 2014
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April 4, 2014

HOFA mentioned at Huffington Post for efforts to improve Hawai'i food security.

Hawaii Ag by the numbers
Apr 14, 2010

Rise of the Superweeds

The President’s Cancer Panel sounds the alarm on environmental cancer risks.
NIH Report Environmental Cancer Risk - What We Can Do Now

Study: A Link Between Pesticides and ADHD
Original Study at Pediatrics magazine
More links to this story via Google search

Haitian Farmers Commit to Burning Monsanto Hybrid Seeds
Contact: article article

How to Profit from the Organic Trend

Organic agriculture better at controlling pests
Contact: Natural Foods Merchandiser story here 
Study at Nature here

Organic 2.0: Advancing the Organic Movement

Hospitals switch to antibiotic-free meats and other organic products to support patients' health

USDA Admits Link Between Antibiotic Use by Big Ag and Human Health

NCAT Releases Whole Farm Insurance Assessment Tool - Seeks Farmer Evaluators

UNFI Identifies Non-GMO Project Verified Products in Catalogs and Websites
Contact:  United Natural Foods Inc. 

Fight Honey Laundering

11 Execs, 6 Foreign Firms Indicted in Honey Sting BBC news
CBS news

Analysis of local vs. imported produce on Hawaii's supermarket shelves
Contact:  Hawaii 24/7 online Agriculture column Ken Love

Coffee pest discovered on Hawaii coffee farms
Contact:  HDOA Plant Pest Control Branch O'ahu
(808) 973-9522

Scientists Release First Cultivated 'Ōhelo Berry for Hawaii

Federal Appeals Court reverses rbGH milk labeling ruling

FTC Proposes Tighter Rules for ‘Green’ Labeling
Contact:  New York Times online
FTC's proposed revisions