The Breadfruit Institute presents six one-day workshops on regenerating Hawaii’s agricultural lands through breadfruit agroforestry. Growers, processors, sellers, chefs/restaurateurs, consumers, educators, policy makers, and others interested in regenerating breadfruit are encouraged to attend.
Workshop topics include Regenerative Organic Agroforestry, breadfruit varieties, companion crops for agroforestry, crop spacing and management, breadfruit tree care, products and commercial markets and economic planning. Workshop presenters include Diane Ragone and Noel Dickinson (Breadfruit Institute), Craig Elevitch (Agroforestry Net), Heidi Bornhorst (Pruning for Productivity), and local presenters from each island.
Please visit www.breadfruit.info to register and for full details on each workshop. The registration fee is $35 per person and includes workshop materials, refreshments, and lunch. Advance registration is required and space is limited.
Workshop Dates & Locations:
February 9 & 10 – NTBG Headquarters, Kalaheo, Kauai [Download Kauai Workshop Flyer]
March 3 – Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Kahului
March 9 – TBA, Kona, Hawaii Island
March 15 – University of Hawaii Waimanalo Research Station, Oahu
March 16 – Foster Botanical Garden, Honolulu, Oahu