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E Hana Kakou: Farming Entrepreneurs

Hawaii used to be an agricultural hub, but in recent years, the state has seen a steep decline in farming. “Global competition, [caused the decline in farming] primarily. If you think about the past 30 years, we had pineapple and sugar as our main crops. Coffee...

Grassroot Institute Show 26

This episode of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, we talk with: – Don Couch, Maui Councilman – Randal O’Toole, Economist and Grassroot Institute Scholar – Steve Petranik, editor at Hawaii Business Magazine –Paul Harleman, Senate Minority Budget...

Grassroot Institute Show 24

This episode of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, we talk with: – Andrew Walden, publisher of HawaiiFreePress.com – Robert Baumann, economist – Colin Moore, University of Hawaii Public Policy Center – Dick Rowland, Chairman and...

New Agricultural Laws May Hurt Small Farmers

Joe Kent interviewed Randy Cabral, President of the Hawaii Farm Bureau, at the legislature’s annual agricultural day. The interview was recorded as part of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, a radio show on KAOI on Maui, and KKNE on Oahu. Currently,...

This Week: March 7th, 2016

This episode of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, we talk with: – Kathryn Henski about homelessness in Hawaii – Dr. Kyle Varner about Hawaii’s doctor shortage – Josh Archambault from the Foundation for Government Accountability...