Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers is presenting “It’s All About Production” this Friday through Sunday at the Kahili Golf Course. Farmers, educators and sustainable agriculturalists are invited to a three-day conference on various topics including “Domestication of Tropical Trees as New Fruit and Nut Crops.” tree-pruning, post-harvest technology, productivity and profits, selling to Whole Foods and more. The keynote speaker will be Professor Roger Leakey. Joining him in leading smaller breakout sessions will be Dr. Yoshimi Tonemoto, Dr. John Preece, Dr. Robert Paull and HTFG Executive Director Ken Love. For fees and registration information visit Hawaiitropicalfruitgrowers.org.
-Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity)
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