Chair Kokubun on Hawaii Island Sustainable Ag Tour
Posted on Oct 17, 2013 in Main
|HDOA Chairperson Russell S. Kokubun, special assistant Ken Kakesako and economic development specialist Michael Opgenorth attended a sustainable agriculture tour last week on Hawaii Island. The tour was hosted by several local biodiesel companies to get a full picture of their biofuel production model on the island. Also on the tour were several state legislators, farmers, ranchers and biodiesel fuel consumers.|
Pacific Biodiesel Magazine, a national publication, covered the tour. To view the article, go to: http://www.biodieselmagazine.com/articles/9363/pacific-biodiesel-hippo-host-hawaii-sustainable-agriculture-tour
From left: Ken Kakesako and Michael Opgenorth in front of the Pacific Biodiesel plant in Keaau, Hawaii.