Hawaii Weekly Crop Weather Report

Here is the PDF file for the *Hawaii Crop Weather* (crop progress and condition) Report for the week ending *July 29, 2007* current_hi072907.pdf Please visit the website for more information: http://www.nass.usda.gov/hi/ USDA NASS Hawaii Field Office 1421 South King Street Honolulu, HI 96814-2512 1-800- 804-9514 Agricultural Highlights Fruits Vegetables Head Cabbage Active harvest is...

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Decisions made with sustainability in mind

The Hot Seat The Honolulu Advertiser From politicians to newsmakers to everyday people in the news ? Editorial and Opinion Editor Jeanne Mariani-Belding puts them in the Hot Seat, and lets you ask the questions. So get ready. Let the conversation begin. Reach Jeanne at jmbelding@honoluluadvertiser.com. Posted on: July 30, 2007 at 12:02:58 pm...

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Hawaii Crop Weather Weekly Report

Here is the PDF file for the *Hawaii Crop Weather* (crop progress and condition) Report for the week ending *July 22, 2007* current_hi072207.pdf Please visit the website for more information: http://www.nass.usda.gov/hi/ USDA NASS Hawaii Field Office 1421 South King Street Honolulu, HI 96814-2512 1-800- 804-9514 Agricultural Highlights Fruits Bananas Orchards in windward areas of...

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$22 Million Approved For Hawaii Projects

KEY SENATE COMMITTEE APPROVES NEARLY $22 MILLION FOR HAWAII-RELATED AGRICULTURAL INITIATIVES Projects Include the U.S. Pacific Basin Agricultural Research Center, Agriculture and Aquaculture Research, Pest Control Friday, July 20, 2007 For Immediate Release WASHINGTON ? U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye announced today that the Senate Appropriations Committee has approved nearly $22 million for Hawaii-related...

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Hawaii Papayas Report

Here is the PDF file for the Hawaii Papayas Report. papaya072307.pdf Please visit the website for more information: http://www.nass.usda.gov/hi/ ————————————————————- Contact Information: Mark E. Hudson, Director USDA NASS Hawaii Field Office 1421 South King Street Honolulu, HI 96814-2512 Office: (808) 973-9588 / (800) 804-9514 Fax: (808) 973-2909 ————————————————————- “HAWAII PAPAYAS” reports are available on...

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Methods to clean up contaminated soil: Heptachlor Part 3

Molokai Times By Alexandra Charles 7/19/2007 To restore Molokai’s contaminated soil, University of Hawaii researchers Alton Arakaki and Qing Li, as well as retired Molokai farmer Lonnie Williams, are rooting for a technique called phytoremediation, which consists of growing plants that can naturally accumulate chemicals from soil. Barbara Zeeb, associate professor of biotechnologies and...

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Hawaii Weekly Crop Weather Report

Here is the PDF file for the *Hawaii Crop Weather* (crop progress and condition) Report for the week ending *July 15, 2007* current_hi071607.pdf Please visit the website for more information: http://www.nass.usda.gov/hi/ USDA NASS Hawaii Field Office 1421 South King Street Honolulu, HI 96814-2512 1-800- 804-9514 Agricultural Highlights Fruits Bananas Orchards in eastern sections of...

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The poison in Molokai soil

Molokai Times By Alexandra Charles 7/12/2007 1:51:39 PM Heptachlor, a toxic pesticide banned in the U.S. in 1988 and classified as a probable carcinogen by the Environmental Protection Agency, is likely to cause ill effects to human health if exposure to the chemical is in high doses and over a long period of time....

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