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Organic Cotton Grows Well in Hawaii

Organic Cotton Grows Well in Hawaii

No doubt our Pacific island is a good place to grow organic cotton. My question is if producing raw cotton could be a Hawaiian-made niche for small farmers?

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Silk Farms on Hawaii: Can Do!

Silk Farms on Hawaii: Can Do!

Silk farms on Hawaii and inter-islands have great potential. I was first fascinated by the naturally-dyed hemp and silk yarns from Cheryl Kolander of Aurora Silk in Oregon during the late 90’s. That door opened many learning aspects of sustainable fashion and design. What impressed

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Pesticide-Free Cotton Grows on Big Island

Pesticide-Free Cotton Grows on Big Island

Pesticide-Free Cotton Several weeks ago Rob Guzman displayed his pesticide-free cotton at SPACE. Hey, grown in Seaview Farms, Big Island, Hawai’i! Unfortunately, Rob said his stay is temporary, but he kindly gave me some seeds and said that our Big Island climate is well suited

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