Steve Rose just emailed over some of the goodies at tomorrow morning's Lipoa Street Farmers Market. They look incredible! I'm really digging multicolored carrots right now. Maui has some of the most delicious fruits and veggies, learn your terrior by tasting. Buy local! Support your farmers. Plenty of multi-colored carrots, apple bananas, and whole raw […]
Lipoa Street Farmers Market
By Megan Hazen Here’s your chance to help local farmers, win prizes and eat birthday cake this Saturday in Kihei. Lipoa Street Farmer’s Market is celebrating their Second Birthday. For the past two years, the market has provided South Maui with fresh local produce and community fun. This Saturday, in addition to the usual juicy, […]
This market, stocked with fresh fruits and veggies right next to a health food store, got MauiTime readers’ Farmer’s Market vote. The West Side’s longest running farmer’s market–owned by former Maui County councilman Wayne Nishiki–also offers some of Maui’s best handmade products, too. 3636 L. Honoapiilani Hwy, Honokowai; 808-669-7004 Photo by Sean M. Hower Runner-up: […]
JOSH MARTEN, R.S. SHARKY’S “Use local to reduce trash and landfill problems.” 41 E Lipoa, Ste. 15, Kihei Sharkyshawaii.com Margarita pizza 14.95 Our restaurant is all about the community. Our margarita pizza is made from local tomatoes, basil and cheeses. We get our vegetables from the Lipoa Street Farmers Market, and our burgers are from […]
Everyone in the restaurant industry is talking about locavore dining but how can we move this initiative into our own kitchens? Finding fresh Maui grown fruits and vegetables can get tricky since not all places you buy these products from label their origins.
I had to learn the hard way that not all farmers markets are created equal. Just because they have the word “farmers” in the title doesn’t mean the farms in question are on-island or even in the state. If you’re not sure, and it’s not labeled, you can always ask. Another way to tell