The Growing Good Initiative

Notice: Due to COVID-19 restrictions the garden is closed and in-person instruction at our site is suspended. 

Working with a Core Westside Partner:

Over the years we have created quality learning experiences that demonstrate regenerative farming and gardening principles. In the coming years through the Growing Good Initiative we will focus on home-based gardening based on those principles.

Past events have covered:


K-12 Subjects:

Integrating Lessons from the Garden

(Customized, based on subject and grade level)

Adult Workshops and Sessions:

Introduction to Organic Farming

Introduction to Permaculture

Kalo: Talk Story with Westside Kupuna & Farmers

Plant identification walking tours:

   mauka (at Koke'e) and makai (in our garden)

Irrigation Workshop

Sustainable pasture management

NTBG tours of cultivation practices

  (to Limahuli and Poipu)

Farm Tours to Anahola

Tour of Maui Lo'i and Na Wai Eha

Maximizing Productivity on a Small Farm

Tree Grafting and Pruning

Beekeeping Workshop

Healthy Food Prep and Nutrition Workshop

Tour of Ma'o Farms, Oahu

Master Gardeners Introduction

Pickling and Brining Session

Managing a Small Farm Enterprise

Introduction to La'au Lapa'au

Contact Us:

A Garden Grows in Kekaha

    Home of The Growing Good Initiative

8610 Aukuu Road

between Kiowea and Elepaio Rds.

Kekaha, HI  96752


Phone: 808-635-6145

Email us by clicking here.

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