News & Events

News & Events

News & Events

Revive our Environment & Our Health - A Sustainable Solution
Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016 at the Doris Duke Theatre, Oahu, $20
Doors open at 12:30pm
1:00pm Screening of the documentary film Sosei-Revival; the beauty and power of microorganisms - to help revive our environment from radiation contamination, overuse of chemicals by farmers, and pollution to our oceans & waterways.
3:00pm Presentation by Dr. Yoshimi Tanaka: Live without Illness

Early bird special: $15 (purchase by Oct. 8th)
Tickets available through our office or eventbrite
For more information, contact: Hiromichi Nago: or 808-548-0396

Film Directors website and movie trailer

Hawaii Farmers Market Guide
August 6, 2014
Contact: Honolulu HI 5
1833 Kalakaua Ave Suite 207
Honolulu, Hawaii 96815

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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