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Greenwell Farms: Exploring The Heart Of The Kona Coffee Belt On Hawaii’s Big Island

“If you can’t read, spell or say the word, don’t eat.” I’m currently at Greenwell Farms in Hawaii’s famous Kona Coffee region, enjoying a complimentary tour and tasting. Greenwell is one of the oldest and largest coffee producers in Kona, […]

guava

Big Island’s Volcano Winery: Introducing Volcanic, Guava And Tea-Infused Wines To Hawaii And The World

Active volcanoes. Macademia nuts. Tropical fruits. These are a few of the many things that come to mind when dreaming of Hawaii. And while wine and fine tea aren’t typically included in Hawaiian day dreams, one operation is changing this […]

Hamakua Mushrooms

How Mushrooms Are Bringing Local Businesses Together On Hawaii’s Big Island

Who knew mushrooms had the power to bring a community together? This is my first thought when visiting Hamakua Mushrooms on Big Island, Hawaii’s only commercial mushroom producer. The factory is set on a working farm, where what started as […]