August 2015 Natural Farming Hawai’i Meeting in Hilo. Natural Farming Solutions was the topic discussed and the Maintenance solution recipe was given as 1 part OHN, 2 parts FPJ and 2 parts Vinegar (Banana preferred) combined, then diluted 20mL per gallon of water and sprayed every 7-11 days on plants optimally around sunset or used as a drench to clean up pollutants by revitalizing beneficial soil micro biology.
36 natural farmers met March 13th 2012 at the Aupuni Center in Hilo Hawai’i.
On the Agenda:
- Yurek Chodak talking about his experience and results of using natural farming soil foundation on his orchard in Peepeeke’o.
- Kaika of Dragon Eye Farms reporting on her natural farming chicken operation using Master Cho’s poultry system in Kapoho.
- Drake on making Fermented Plant Juice
Download and listen to the audio recording of the meeting as an MP3 file
I recorded this month’s meeting on my “phone”
Natural Farming Hawai’i Meeting November 2011 (1hr6min mp3 format 7.9mb)
CGNF Hawai’i memberships
Kohala Natural Farming Leadership After Action Reports
Questions on Natural Farming
Makeolgoli Workshop After Action Report
Justin from Olympia Washington presents his involvement in GRuB: a non-profit garden initiative, to the Natural Farming Hawai’i monthly meeting.This 10 minute presentation covers the mission and purpose of the group and their involvement of encouraging kids to grow in the garden.
2 Day workshop by Tropical Natural Farming expert Gil Carandang given November 2009 to early adopters of Natural Farming methods in Hawai’i. This presentation was financially sponsored by local farmers without requiring governmental or taxpayer grants. This is the true roots of Natural Farming and continues to provide great benefit to the community.
Perfect to listen to with a portable player in the garden. Let the land reinforce the words. We have twelve hours of audio broken into hour long chunks.
Download the whole audio of the seminar in mp3 format.