Posts by hawaiifarmersunited

What I know about Hawaii Disasters and What I dont

Here is what I know and Here is what I don’t know… Agriculture producers across Hawaii have faced destruction and decimation with many still facing an unknown future. As I wrote this article, Big Island had 23 earthquakes in 3 hours. People are overloaded, overwhelmed and emotional. A few short weeks ago we saw flooding…

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USDA Sends Aid to Puerto Rico’s Dairy Industry

USDA Press Release

  Release No. 0135.17 Contact: Isabel Benemelis (202) 720-7809   USDA Provides Support for Hurricane-Impacted Dairies in Puerto Rico WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2017 – In the wake of the 2017 hurricanes, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is providing emergency assistance to dairy operators in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. USDA is preparing for signup…

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