To answer some very valid questions that people have asked me about GMOs in Hawaii. Yes, GMO squash cross pollinates, and yes it would wipe out what I do. But to look for a solution to squash growing here in Hawaii is to look at the track record of squash varieties. The reason farmers are […]More
squash and awe
My love of food and cultures have taken me around the world, which led me to try farming in Hawaii. I have been loving cooking, photography, gardening, baking, and outdoor adventuring, since back when I was filling a Girl Scout sash with badges. My locations may change, and my activities continue to grow in number, but deep down inside, I still love curling up with a good book, squealing about in a classic car, and making stick-to-your-ribs meals out of homegrown food.
Educators, here is your chance to have your classroom filled with heirloom squash. I am booking visits to classrooms on Hawaii Island in the month of October. Please contact me about availability and potential lesson plan ideas.More
Growing in a long season location? Cut off old leaves and cover your bare vines with rich compost, and you will rewarded with revived plants. Try it...everybody loves a good comeback story.