Local Foods Sales Reach $84.4 Million in Hawaii

Posted on Dec 22, 2016 in Main

Hawaii local food production sales reached $84.4 million, according to the 2015 Local Foods Marketing Practices Survey report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).

To view the NASS news release for Hawaii stats, click here.

To access the full Local Foods Marketing Practices dataset go to: https://www.agcensus.usda.gov/Publications/2012/Online_Resources/Local_Food/index.php

It is the first survey conducted by the National Agricultural Statistics Service to measure the effect of local foods on local economies.