Upcoming Events

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Past Events

Click on the links below to see information and presentations from meetings, conferences and other events.

June 4th, 2020 Episode 6: Check out June’s episode of Sustaining Hawaii, with special guests, Kevin Kelly President CEO of North Shore EVP and Vincent Kimura owner of Smart Yields! This months episode discusses the show’s theme: Flexibility in the face of disruption: Understanding and strengthening Hawaii’s regional food systems for greater resiliency and farmer success.

We have began training for GroupGAP Cohort 4.  Please see our GroupGAP page for more information or contact our Food Safety Director, Lisa Rhoden at for information on future cohorts.

February 6th, 2020 12:00-3:00 pm: On Farm Water Sanitizing, Worker Protection, and Pesticide Application Safety, HIP Agriculuture at Halawa, Hawaii Island

January 17th, 2020 2:00-3:30 pm: The Nuts and Bolts of On Farm Food Safety, Turtle Bay Community Garden, Kahuku, HI

January 17th, 2020 9:30 am-5:30 pm: PSA-Grower Training, Komohana Research & Extension Center, Hilo, HI

December 17th, 2019 5:00-7:30 pm: Waimanalo GoFarm Pau Hana featuring Guest Speaker Lisa Rhoden, Waimanolo Research Station, Waimanalo, HI 

December 5th, 2019 9:00-11:30 am: DIY Hand Wash Station and Water Sanitization Workshop, Kauai Agricultural Research Center, Kapaa HI

October 24, 2019 7:00-9:00 pm: Food Hub Farmer Outreach Event, Waialua Elementary School, Waialua, HI

October 22, 2019 6:00-8:00 pm: Food Hub Farmer Outreach Event, Turtle Bay, Kahuku, HI

October 12, 2019: Go Farm Hawaii Alumni Conference, Honolulu, HI 

October 15-16, 2019: Hawaii Agriculture Conference 2019 (AG2019), Honolulu, HI

October 16, 2019: Grower Buyer Meet Up (AG2019), Honolulu, HI

September 20, 2019 5:30-7:30 pm: North Shore GoFarm Pau Hana featuring Guest Speaker Lisa Rhoden, Waialua, HI

September 12, 2019: A Deeper Dive into the Pesticide Label, Lihue, HI

August 28, 2019: A Deeper Dive into the Pesticide Label, Kunia, HI

August 4, 2019: Hawaii Polo Sustainable Harvest Celebration, Waialua, HI

March 21, 2019: Pesticide Safety Workshop and Crop Risk Management, Kunia, HI

March 18, 2019: Hawaii Farm Union United North Shore Chapter Meeting, Hale’iwa, HI

March 2019:  New Group GAP Training Class

December 13, 2018: GoFarm Food Safety Presentation: GAP & FSMA, Lihue, HI 

December 10, 2018: FSMA & Local Supply Chain Pau Hana. Chef Zone, Honolulu, HI

November 14, 2018: Hawaii Farmers Union United, Kauai Chapter

October 27, 2018:  Hawaii Farmers Union United, Hawaii Convention, Kula, Maui

October 10, 2018:  Future Focus, Honolulu, HI

August 21, 2018:  HVCA: Reinventing Hawaii’s Ag

May 24, 2018: Smart Yields Stakeholder Meeting, Kohala, HI

November 6, 2017: North Shore Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Comm, Haleiwa, HI

October 17, 2017:  Ulupono Initiative Brown Bag, Honolulu, HI

August 2017: GroupGAP Application Meetings

August 15, 2017: Turtle Bay GroupGAP Application Meeting 

August 16, 2017: Waialua Elementary GroupGAP Application Meeting

August 31, 2017: Hawaii AgConference, Honolulu

July 2017 Farm Outreach Meetings

July 12, 2017:  Food Hub and GroupGAP Info Sheet

July 13, 2017: Turtle Bay Power Point Presentation (Food Hub/GroupGAP)

July 17, 2017: NS Hawaii Farmers Union United (Food Hub/GroupGAP) 

July 19, 2017,  Waialua Power Point Presentation (Food Hub/GroupGAP)

Farmer FAQ August 2017

January 30, 2017 North Shore Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Committee, Haleiwa

January 30, 2017 Ulupono Initiative, Honolulu

2016 North Shore EVP Overview

August 2, 2016:  North Shore Food Hub & GroupGAP Information Meeting, Haleiwa

December 2, 2015: Hawaii Economic Association presentation with Rising Tide Economics, Honolulu

December 3, 2012: EDA Clusters Initiative, Seattle, WA