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Plant Aloha: Sustainable Farming with “Ginger” John Caverly
August 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Thursday, August 3rd 2017 – 9:00am-12:30pm
Sustainable Farming with “Ginger” John Caverly
John’s years of experience in farming, diet, body movement, and more will be shared.
“Ginger” John Caverly has been farming from a young age. He lived on a dairy farm at age 11, milking cows and slinging hay. He was later mentored by an organic farmer in Arizona and then moved to Hawaii, where he’s built numerous farms from the ground up. His moniker “Ginger” John comes from his first-on-the-island organic yellow ginger crop. John and his partner Jackie and family own and operate the Sweet Cane Cafe, in Hilo.
Plant Aloha Series
Hawaiian Sanctuary is proud to present: Plant Aloha, a FREE educational series of sustainable farming classes. Every Thursday morning, from 9:00am until 12:30pm, with special Saturday monthly offerings, led by local and visiting experts.
The Plant Aloha project is supported, in part, by the County of Hawaii, Research & Development. We are looking for support to complete and enhance this amazing FREE program. Please give what you can.
Each class starts promptly with a lecture and Q&A before a hands-on farm experience. Come prepared with notepad and writing utensil, closed toed shoes, sun hat, and gloves.
View the full Plant Aloha Series schedule on our Calendar.
Space is limited, please register by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Plant Aloha project is supported, in part,
by the County of Hawaii, Research & Development.