Hawaii

Slow Food Hawaii

The mission of Slow Food is good, clean and fair food for all, or in Hawaiian “ono and pono.” Our vision is a world in which all people can eat food that is good for them, good for the people who grow it, and good for the planet.

We specialize in:

We can also help you with:

  • Activism & Organizing
  • Direct Marketing Assistance

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

Hawaiʻi Institute of Pacific Agriculture

To practice and teach regenerative agricultural education programs.

We specialize in:

  • Activism & Organizing
  • Research, Technical Assistance, & Education

We can also help you with:

  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

Hawaiʻi Agricultural Foundation

The Hawaiʻi Agricultural Foundation in 2010), the mission of HAF is to support and sustain Hawaiʻi’s agricultural industry by addressing the critical needs and services of farmers and the industry in Hawaiʻi, and by better connecting them with the community and vice-versa. This involves educational and outreach programs in the community, as well as direct marketing, technical, educational and in-the-field support for farmers.

We specialize in:

  • Farm Land Access & Succession Planning
  • Financial & Business Planning
  • Funding Opportunities for Farmers
  • Institutional & Wholesale Markets
  • Research, Technical Assistance, & Education
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

We can also help you with:

  • Activism & Organizing
  • Conservation Programs
  • Crisis Assistance
  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Disaster Relief/Resilience
  • Farm Energy Options
  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

Hawaii Organic Farming Association

To further organic and sustainable agriculture, land care, and lifestyles in Hawaii, thus giving meaning and life to our state motto: Ua mau ke ea o ka aina I ka pono “The Life of the Land is Perpetuated in Righteousness.”

We specialize in:

  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for BIPOC Farmers
  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

We can also help you with:

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

Hawaii Farmers Union Foundation

HFUF’s “primary purposes are to support the sovereign right of farmers to create and sustain vibrant and prosperous agricultural communities for the benefit of all Hawaii through various scientific, educational and charitable activities.”

We specialize in:

  • Activism & Organizing
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

We can also help you with:

  • Farm Land Access & Succession Planning
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

Go Farm Hawaii – University of Hawaii

As a UH CTAHR program, GoFarm Hawai’i has grown to become one of the largest and most successful beginning farmer development programs in the country.

We specialize in:

  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

We can also help you with:

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

The Kohala Center

The Kohala Center (TKC) is a non-profit organization based in Waimea on Hawaii Island. The Rural and Cooperative Business Development Services staff at TKC provides technical assistance in business development to farmers, ranchers, food enterprises, and rural cooperatives statewide. We specialize in cooperative development, financial capacity building, and new farmer education and training. TKC also offers microloans to eligible rural businesses located on Hawaii Island and Molokai.

We specialize in:

  • Funding Opportunities for Farmers
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers
  • Resources for BIPOC Farmers

We can also help you with:

  • Financial & Business Planning
  • Legal Help & Mediation Services

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

Pesticide Action Network

Pesticide Action Network works to create a just, thriving food system. PAN works with those on the frontlines of industrial agriculture ? farmers, farmworkers and rural communities ? To tackle the pesticide problem and reclaim the future of food and farming.  PAN North America is one of five regional centers worldwide. We link local and international consumer, labor, health, environment and agriculture groups into an international citizens? action network. Together, we challenge the global proliferation of pesticides, defend basic rights to health and environmental quality, and work to ensure the transition to a just and viable food system.

We specialize in:

  • Activism & Organizing
  • Industrial Ag Issues
  • Resources for Farmworkers / Migrant Workers

We can also help you with:

We work in these areas:

  • California
  • Hawaii
  • Iowa
  • Minnesota
  • National

Oahu Agriculture and Conservation

  • Economic development support for Hawaii farmers
  • Farmer and rancher education and training for Hawaii farmers

We specialize in:

  • Conservation Programs
  • Funding Opportunities for Farmers
  • Resources for BIPOC Farmers
  • Resources for Tribal Farmers & Ranchers

We can also help you with:

  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Disaster Relief/Resilience
  • Farm Land Access & Succession Planning
  • Financial & Business Planning
  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii

Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers

Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers’ mission is to have people in Hawaii produce fruit effectively all throughout Hawaii.

We specialize in:

  • Direct Marketing Assistance
  • Organic/Sustainable/Regenerative Transition & Support
  • Resources for Beginning Farmers

We can also help you with:

  • Conservation Programs
  • Disaster Relief/Resilience

We work in these areas:

  • Hawaii