For those with iOS 8, this was today’s morning weather report according to Apple’s Weather ap. And it was spot on. Click here to sign up for Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar (HC&S) cane burning alerts. Click here to see the company’s upcoming burns.
For those with iOS 8, this was today’s
Hey neighbor: I can understand if you’re having a barbecue or cooking something, but why are you making a fire just to see the smoke? When you throw coconuts in the fire, that toxic smoke really burns the lungs. Why did you keep doing that, so much so that I had to call the fire […]
MAUI’S FIGHT OVER SUGAR CANE BURNING GETS EVEN HOTTER So I’m glad to see that this weekend we all got together and straightened out that whole sugar cane burning thing. We’re all good, right? Right? Tell that to the woman who (allegedly) had to to endure rock throwing and yelling because she accidentally went to […]
From March to November each year, Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar (HC&S) burns about 400 acres of its sugarcane every week. That comes to about 70 acres a day–roughly the size of the Disneyland theme park in Anaheim, California. The burning takes place, according to the company’s website (hcsugar.com), because it is “the only economical means […]
It’s Sugarcane Burn Season again! Once again Central, South and Upcountry Maui residents will get to wake up with burning eyes and scratchy throats as Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar burns its 15,439 acres over the next few months. According to the copy of the 61-page Agricultural Burning Permit HC&S filed with the state of Hawaii […]