HFUU Convention 2021 – Success!

Our annual convention this year was a success! Although it was virtual, we had over 600 registrants sign up and enjoy our convention content. We decided this year to have a donation-only event, so lucky for you the content is now all available for FREE on our Youtube channel. Check out the schedule below to…

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Pre-Convention Webinar #7: Ben Lillibridge -Fungi: The Final Frontier & the Mushrooms of Hawai’i

Benjamin Lillibridge is found (& funguy) of Hawaii-based fung-tional superfood company, Malama Mushrooms, and a co-founder of the Hawaii Fungi Project, a non-profit citizen-science driven initiative dedicated to learning & preserving information on the rare mushrooms of Hawai’i. With humble origins starting back in 2015 on a small farm in Kona, Malama is now a…

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Pre-Convention Webinar #6: How Korean Natural Farming Will Save You From Inflation, Inflammation, & Climate Change with Dr. Drake Weinert

Dr. Drake Weinert loves giving folks practical solutions and pointing out tiny secrets that make life easier. He can’t help it that the microbes he stores in his beard shed on everyone he comes into contact with, often infecting them to become more aware of how easy it is to live in balance with nature.…

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Pre-Convention Webinar #5: Hemp Panel Moderated by Gail Byrne-Baber; Panelists Include Beau Whitney, Brittney Neal, Ray Maki & Justin Benton

Gail Bryne Baber has been instrumental in passing hemp legislation in Hawaii for the last 7 years and secured the first license to grow hemp with her farmer husband. She is on the Hawaii Hemp Farmers Association Board of Directors as well as HFUF. Gail is intimately familiar with the unique programmatic and regulatory opportunities…

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Pre-Convention Webinar #4: Mushroom Panel with Charles Tresidder, Irene Antonets & Chef Marc McDowell

Charles Tresidder is a self-taught mushroom farmer on the island of Maui. He specializes in the production of oyster and shiitake mushrooms. The crowning achievement of his farming career is his custom laboratory, the finest mushroom production facility in the state of Hawaii. Irene Antonets is a designer, artist and illustrator. In autumn of 2019…

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Pre-Convention Webinar #2: Hemp Panel Moderated by Elizzy Knight – Hemp Beyond CBD | Panelists: River Young, Megan Womble, and Roger Gussiaas

Hemp Panel #1 ~ Moderated by Elizzy Knight – Hemp Beyond CBD Elizabeth ‘Elizzy’ Knight is the VP and co-founder of WAFBA (We Are for Better Alternatives). WAFBA is an umbrella of brands, conceived to co-create an industry built on transparency, authenticity, innovation, diversity, collaboration, and cooperation. WAFBA is a globally established and recognized organization…

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