Heal and Inspire Hawai’i

Growing Food Sovereignty

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Heal and Inspire Hawai’i

Growing Food Sovereignty

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Heal and Inspire Hawai’i

Growing Food Sovereignty

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Our Mission

To practice and teach regenerative agriculture through farm to school education, farmer training, and ecosystem restoration.
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Dash and Erika of HIP Agriculture
Nurturing the Seeds of Change
Our Agriculture Education Pathways
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Ages K-12

Connect to ‘Āina

Our Youth Programs include Farm to School, farm field trips, initiating our children’s connection to healthy food, and inspiring land restoration and agricultural-based professions.
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Ages 18-28

Growing Food. Growing Farmers

Farmer Training programs range from residential, half-year Beginning Farmer Training to educational workshops focused on regenerative agriculture, tropical permaculture, and improving soil health.
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Community Farmer Training Workshops
Explore Sustainable Farming Through Our Upcoming Hands-on Events
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community farmer training workshops
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Garden & Field Tillage, Cultivation
March 11th & 25th
Optimize your land's productivity with our garden and field cultivation workshop! Learn cutting-edge agroforestry techniques for diversified food forests and how to cultivate the land for optimal production and soil care.
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Propagation & Nursery Management
April 8th & 29th
Learn how to propagate crops, manage seedlings, and save your own seeds. Discover plant propagation techniques in an agroforestry environment, with a focus on native and canoe crops.
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Managing Plant Pathogens & Pests
May 6th & 20th
Enhance your sustainable agriculture skills with expert-led workshops on managing plant pathogens and arthropod pests in the field, and Korean Natural Farming and animal husbandry.
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Irrigation Principles, Transplanting and Direct Seeding
June 10th & 24th
Take your crop production and irrigation skills to the next level with our expert-led workshop! Learn tips for transplanting and direct seeding from HIP Agriculture's Farm Manager, and discover water-efficient irrigation methods with an NRCS specialist.
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Kohala Food Hub
Community Supported Agriculture
The Kohala Food Hub (KFH) was developed by HIP Agriculture to address multiple needs within our community and the State of Hawaii.
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Immerse Yourself in Regenerative Farming and Off-Grid Living
Discover the Sustainable Beauty of Starseed Ranch
Escape for an Authentic Farm Stay
Visit us for a memorable stay on our off-grid farm and enjoy Balinese-style eco-lodging accommodations. This stunning property offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in a rich tropical environment and experience the natural beauty of the Northern Kohala coast. With a focus on regenerative agriculture and natural wellness, Starseed Ranch is the perfect destination for those seeking an eco-friendly adventure in paradise.
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Starseed Ranch events
Stay at Starseed Ranch
Starseed Ranch farm to table dinners
Starseed Ranch farm tours