Hawaii Taro

Hawaii taro production is estimated at 4.5 million pounds in 2006, up 5 percent from 2005?s revised estimate of 4.3 million pounds. Farm prices increased 6 percent to an average of 57 cents per pound, and value of sales was estimated at $2.6 million, up 10 percent from 2005. Weather and pests continue to...

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Monthly Hawaii Vegtables

Intermittent periods of wet and windy weather interrupted a drier than normal January. Sporadic periods of southwesterly winds and its associated precipitation had interfered with the moderate to strong trade winds which occurred during the first two-thirds of the month. At the end of the month, very strong southwesterly winds also caused some crop...

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