AgVet Spotlight: Leslie Lockhart

Hoʻōla Farms was founded to create a space where Veterans can learn, connect, and heal through meaningful agricultural experiences. This month, we proudly honor one of our AgVets, Leslie Lockhart, who continues to inspire us all. Leslie is a military Veteran who served in the Navy as a Master at Arms working as a dog … Read more

Producer Highlight: Kokoleka Puna LLC

Meet our Hawaiʻi Farm-to-Car producer, Kokoleka Puna LLC! Hawaiʻi Farm-to-Car is an online farmer’s market with weekly curbside pickup where customers can purchase local produce, meats, eggs, cheeses, baked goods, and value-added products. Learn More. About:  Aloha, we are Sonja & Alex, the owners and chocolate makers of Kokoleka Puna LLC. We handcraft Hawaiian Chocolates … Read more

Hoʻōla Farms Adds DA BUX SNAP Incentive to Hawai`i Farm-to-Car Market | Media Release

Hoʻōla Farms joins The Food Basket Inc.’s list of DA BUX food hub retailers on Hawaiʻi Island to offer a 50% discount on qualifying SNAP purchases.  [HILO, HAWAII, February 28, 2023] — Increasing access to fresh local produce is one of the best ways to combat food insecurity, and Hoʻōla Farms is proud to announce … Read more

Month of the Military Caregiver

Month of the Military Caregiver May is the Month of the Military Caregiver, a time to honor and recognize the incredible sacrifices and dedication of the caregivers of our nation’s wounded, ill, and injured service members and Veterans. Here are a few statistics of military caregivers in the US from The RAND Corporation: 5.5 Million … Read more

Vibrant Hawaiʻi Resilience Hubs

Vibrant Hawaiʻi Resilience Hubs We are excited to highlight our partnership with Vibrant Hawaiʻi and to be a part of the Vibrant Hawaiʻi network of Resilience Hubs, an island-wide network of over 40 community leaders! Vibrant Hawaiʻi is a growing community that commits to individual and collective ʻauamo kuleana to increase equitable opportunities to build … Read more

Hawai’i Farm-to-Car Now Accepting DA BUX Double Up Food Bucks

We are excited to announce that Hawai’i Farm-to-Car is officially a participating food hub for DA BUX Double Up Food Bucks! Bring home more local fruit and vegetables and receive an automatic 50% discount when you pay with SNAP. Here is how it works: 1. Shop When you shop Hawai’i Farm-to-Car, click the item to … Read more