Ag Calendar of Events

November 2014
7 & 8  “Made in Maui County” Festival, Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului.http://www.madeinmauicountyfestival.com/
20 USDA Webinar:
The USDA’s  Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) invites you to take part in a series of free, interactive webinars that will provide practical information about how to buy, receive, and handle bulk fresh and fresh-cut produce safely and efficiently:
“Understanding Fruit and Vegetable Quality and Condition Defects”      
2:00PM Eastern Time        To register: http://bit.ly/1pphJP8
22 Hawaii Honey Festival – Hilo
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Nani Mau Gardens – 421 Makalika St. Hilo
Admission $5 per person, keiki under 12 free
http://www.hawaiihoneyfestival.com/
25 “Applying Traditional Resource Management Philosophies to Contemporary Conservation Practices on Kauaʻi” – Hawaii Conservation Alliance
5:30PM-7:30PM at Common Ground Kauaʻi
December
2014
 2 Energy Workshop For Rural Small Businesses, Ag Producers (USDA Rural Development)
9:00 am to 10:00 am
Waimanalo Homestead Association Halau – 41-253 Ilauhole St. Waimanalo,
http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/BCP_ReapResEei.html
As space is limited at each of the venues, please RSVP your attendance to Shirley Heatherly at 808-541-2600 ext. 139 or via e-mail at shirley.heatherly@hi.usda.gov
 2 Energy Workshop For Rural Small Businesses, Ag Producers (USDA Rural Development)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Department of Hawaiian Homelands – Hale Pono’i Conference Room
91-5420 Kapolei Parkway – Kapolei
http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/BCP_ReapResEei.html
As space is limited at each of the venues, please RSVP your attendance to Shirley Heatherly at 808-541-2600 ext. 139 or via e-mail at shirley.heatherly@hi.usda.gov
18 USDA Webinar:
The USDA’s  Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) invites you to take part in a series of free, interactive webinars that will provide practical information about how to buy, receive, and handle bulk fresh and fresh-cut produce safely and efficiently:
“How to Use Fruit and Vegetable Market News”             
2:00PM Eastern Time            
To register: http://bit.ly/1paiVB2
February
2015
 
9 -11 WUSATA Outbound Trade Mission to Japan
https://www.wusata.org/Events2/wusata/eventreg/search.aspx?Section=Events2
22-28  WUSATA Outbound Trade Mission to Columbia
Bogota | Medellin | Cartagena
https://www.wusata.org/Events2/wusata/eventreg/search.aspx?Section=Events2
22 – 28 National Invasive Species Awareness Week
http://www.nisaw.org/