Growing Hawaii's Farm To School Programs
Governor Ige made Farm to School one of his top priorities. Three years into the administration, what does the program look like? Guest hosting for Kaui Lucas on Hawaii is My Mainland is Kim Ku'ulei Birnie of the Native Hawaiian health organization Papa Ola Lokahi. As Community Relations Officer, Bernie has decades of experience in the field. Today she interviews Lydi Bernal, Coordinator for the Hawaii Farm to School Hui. Bernal has traveled across Hawaii promoting school based programs like Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation's, ʻĀINA In Schools, The Green House, and Kokua Kalihi Valley. Now even the USDA is involved and Hawaii has become a model for continental US states and Pacific island nations.