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Plant Aloha: Staple Root Crops (carbs): Cassava, Taro, Sweet Potato & Uhi with Wade Bauer

April 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Free
Plant Aloha Hawaiian Sanctuary

Thursday, April 6th, 2017 – 9am-12:30pm
Staple Root Crops (carbs): Cassava, Taro, Sweet Potato & Uhi with Wade Bauer
Learn everything you need to know to grow these 4 important root crops for Hawaii. Cassava is underutilized here and extremely drought resistant.

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.

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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: grow@hawaiiansanctuary.com.

Wade BowerPermaculture Facilitator

Wade Bauer has taught Permaculture for over 13 years, with 10 years in Hawaii. He has a B.S. in Environmental Biology and is the founder of Malama Aina Permaculture: Edible Landscape Design, Education, and Nursery. Wade’s farm in Kapoho is focused on being a demonstration site modeling a locally appropriate sustainable homestead.

Contact Information:
Wade Bauer
Malama Aina Permaculture: Edible Landscape Design, Education & Nursery
248-245-9483
WadeBauer@gmail.com
http://hawaii-permaculture-institute.weebly.com/


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The Plant Aloha project is supported, in part,
by the County of Hawaii, Research & Development.

Details

Date:
April 6
Time:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http:// http://hawaiiansanctuary.com/plantaloha/

Organizers

Steve Lund
Wade Bauer

Venue

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