Sustainable Agriculture

Here is a list of volunteer opportunities in the area of sustainable agriculture on Kauai, from north to west:

Islandwide

  • Village Harvest – Join VH for harvesting (or gleaning) produce from community and farm orchards and delivering to schools, after school programs, and food banks. A great way to explore tropical fruit & give back! (808) 828-0685 x20

From North to West

  • Limahuli Garden of the National Tropical Botanical Garden (Haena) – Built on the footprint of our Hawaiian ancestors, located in one of the most biodiverse valleys in Hawaii, and home to dozens of endangered plants and birds, Limahuli highlights native and culturally-significant species in an authentic Hawaiian landscape. (808) 826-1053
  • Malama Kauai Community Farm (Kalihiwai) – This 8-acre community agriculture site hosts a community garden, food forest, youth garden, orchards, and more. They host a variety of educational and volunteer opportunities regularly. (808) 828-0685 x11, volunteer@malamakauai.org
  • Mala`ai Kula at Kawaikini NCPCS (Lihue) – This farm-to-school pilot program works within the school to source local, traditional food into the school menu, as well as teach keiki (children) about agriculture and nutrition. They often need volunteers for their school garden activities. (808) 828-0685 x21
  • The Breadfruit Institute at National Tropical Botanical Gardens (Poipu / Kalaheo) – The Breadfruit Institute is seeking agroforestry volunteers to help implement a new, global model in sustainable and regenerative agriculture at the Breadfruit Research Orchard in McBryde Garden. (808) 332-7324 x232
  • Mala`ai Kula at Ke Kula Niihau O Kekaha (Kekaha) – This farm-to-school pilot program works within the school to source local, traditional food into the school menu, as well as teach keiki (children) about agriculture and nutrition. They often need volunteers for their school garden activities. (808) 828-0685 x13

Should you be interested in any of these volunteer opportunities, feel free to reach out to them directly! If you have a group of 5 or more coming to Kauai and looking for a customized volunteer service project package, please Contact Us.

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