Haleakala Ranch recently was honored for its outstanding stewardship of its natural resources. The Maui ranch was one of six cattle operations honored August 1 in the annual Environmental Stewardship Awards Program. The annual ESAP was established by the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association in 1991 to honor cattle operations for their outstanding stewardship of their […]
And now for some of the most extraordinary news I’ve seen in the last decade: Today Alexander & Baldwin (A&B) announced that it’s getting out of the sugar business at the end of this year. With the end of the 2016 harvest, the company will close the Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar (HC&S) mill and move towards what […]
Oh, you luxury-ites driving your SUVs with the air conditioning blasting, sipping your designer water bottles. I get you. You want to reduce your carbon footprint, but you need to do it in style. Well, here’s an easy way to accomplish both tasks: try Tommy Bahama’s Farm to Table menu. It’s a bold move for […]
Slow Food is hosting a kick-ass fundraiser this Saturday grilling local beef and salmon at Whole Food Market Kahului. Then in July get the whole family together for a weekend trip to Alii Lavender Farms where they will be hosting a sampling of more great food and its totally kid friendly.
Special of the week at Pa’ina’s Grill: Hamburger Steak (mine, gravyless) for $4.95, including rice and steamed veggies. Ultra ono, with Maui Cattle Co. beef, topped with sauteed onions and mushrooms. Da veggies, however, are too buttered-up for my taste… especially when I’ve splurged on French fries for $2. Chee hee! Loaded with Sriracha and […]
Taste Education, Maui County’s 3rd Annual Agricultural Festival, is to be celebrated Saturday, April 3rd at Maui Tropical Plantation in Waikapu. Eating healthy, delicious food fills you up in a way coca cola’s and three musketeers bars can not. I know its hard to believe, but if you give healthy eating an honest chance, it […]