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Hawaii Farmers Union United (HFUU) Puna Chapter Members Monthly Meeting with Evan Ryan

November 2 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

The Hawaii Farmers Union United (HFUU) Puna Chapter Members Meeting takes place on the1st Thursday of each month.

November 2nd Agenda:

5-6:30 Locavore Potluck (Pule at 5:30) Bring a locavore (mainly locally grown ingredients) potluck dish (please don’t partake without a contribution)

6:30-7 Members Meeting: Bring your plants and crops to sell or trade (10% of sales to be donated to our chapter)

7-8 Educational Lecture by Evan Ryan ~ Holistic Farm and Garden Design: A multi-generational approach: Utilizing holistic design practices to nurture a healthful, balanced environment to maximize food production.

Utilizing holistic design practices to nurture a healthful, balanced environment to maximize food production.

Speaker’s Bio:
Evan Ryan is an agricultural landscape consultant, designer, farmer, project manager, author and educator. He is the author of Hawai‘i Home Gardens: Growing Vegetables in the Subtropics Using Holistic Methods, a permaculture based guide to vegetable growing. His focus is applying permaculture systems to production agriculture, utilizing holistic land care practices to nurture resilient environments rich in clean air, fresh water, nourishing food and community. Evan has been farming on Maui since 2000 and is the founder of Pono Grown Farm Center.

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*Bring your Plants and Crops to sell or trade
(10% of sales to be donated to our chapter)

You can become a HFUU member by sending in payment with a membership form (by mail or email), or you can hand one in at the meeting (printed forms will be available). https://hfuu.z2systems.com/np/viewDocument?orgId=hfuu&id=4028e4e55c813888015c93ced25500c4

For more information, check out this presentation put together by Wade Bauer and Michele Denise David on why we have formed a Puna Chapter and see the benefits to you and our community: http://hawaiiansanctuary.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Hawaii-Farmers-Union-United-4.58.58-PM.pdf

And, check out the main HFUU website: https://hfuuhi.org/chapters/hawaii-puna-chapter/

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Date:
November 2
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Hawaiian Sanctuary
Milemarker 12, Hwy 130
Pahoa, HI 96778 United States
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