Hoʻōla Farms Awarded USDA Grant | Media Release

HOʻŌLA FARMS AWARDED USDA GRANT TO SUPPORT VETERAN FARMERS AND PRODUCERS ON HAWAIʻI ISLAND IN DEVELOPING AGRIBUSINESS Hoʻōla Farms has received a 3-year grant to fund their ‘Groundwork to Grow: Agribusiness’ pilot program. [HILO, HAWAII, November 21, 2022] The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced four (4) awardees … Read more

AgVet Scholarship Graduate Receives a Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund Grant

Congratulations AgVet scholarship graduate Maricar Souza and her business TLC Tasty Local Creations on receiving a Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund grant from the Farmer Veteran Coalition! Funding for this program is made possible by USDA/NIFA Sec. 760 pf H.R. 244, Sec. 760 of Consolidated Approp. Act of 2017, Enhancing Agricultural Opportunities for Military Veterans (AGVETS). … Read more

Memorial Day 2022: A Message from Hoʻōla Farms’ Co-Founder

Hoʻōla Farms started with the mission to serve military veterans, first responders, and their families by providing opportunities to heal, connect, learn, grow and thrive. Memorial Day is an important reminder to not only support veterans around us but to honor those who we have lost. As we adjust to continued conflict in Europe, mass … Read more