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Grassroot Institute Show 32

This episode of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, we talk with: – Simon Russell, small farmer – Andrew Walden, Hawaii Free Press – Danny Pekus, candidate – Steve Petranik, Hawaii Business Magazine – Malia Blom, Grassroot...

Grassroot Institute Show 31

This episode of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, we talk with: – Liang Shi, Engineer – Jonathon Williams, Rich State Poor State Report – Andrew Walden, Hawaii Free Press – Steve Petranik, Hawaii Business Magazine – Steven...

Grassroot Institute Show 29

This episode of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, we talk with: – Hideo Simon, owner of Square Barrels – Keep Laie Cool – Brian Hughes, General Manager of Uber – Chun James, whistleblower – David Blair of the Leadership...

Grassroot Institute Show 28

This episode of the Grassroot Institute with Dr. Keli’i Akina, we talk with: – Chun James, a private citizen who’s land is being seized – Mayor Alan Arakawa and Councilwoman Elle Cochran on the Future of Farming on Maui – Andrew Walden of the...

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,...