In the shadows of booming cities, a tension between sunlight and prosperity - The Washington Post

  “And in some ways, shadows even turn light into another medium of inequality — a resource that can be bought by the wealthy, eclipsed from the poor.” Source: In the shadows of booming cities, a tension between sunlight and…

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On Urban Agriculture and Food Demand in Honolulu

Based upon a comment on the recent CityLab article, I ran some numbers speculating the potential for urban agriculture to meet food demand in Honolulu. Here is the result: According to a recent study (Loke & Leung, 2013) Hawaii consumes 660kg of…

Registration open for our next Oahu Permaculture Design Course

We at the Asia-Pacific Center for Regenerative Design have posted the dates and registation for out next Permaculture Design Certificate course. Permaculture is a design framework for sustainable human settlement and the course will cover the gamut from agro-ecological food…

Introdution to Permaculture @Kahumana Organic Farm 06/21/14

Hunter Heaivilin leads an interactive, ‘Introduction to Permaculture’ workshop that offers a mixture of classroom & hands-on learning at Kahumana Organic Farm & Cafe on this summer solstice 06/21/14. RSVP to [email protected] or call 808-696-2655 for more information.