Research, Papers, & Reports

Research & Papers

  • Kaua‘i Food Insecurity Survey Results Summary (2022)The latest step in evaluating community priorities for the Kaua‘i Food Access Plan, this summary shares feedback and insight representing 472 food insecure Kaua‘i residents.
  • Farmer & Rancher Focus Groups (2021). A report on results of a statewide focus group of farmers and ranchers across Hawai‘i in partnership with Hawai‘i Good Food Alliance, KUA, and Transforming Hawai‘i Food Systems Together.
  • Kaua‘i Farmer Survey (2017). An island-wide survey of over 100 farmers, designed to determine their needs and challenges.
  • School Garden Guide (2019). A brief how-to on setting up your school’s garden program with the Kaua’i School Garden Network. Updated in 2019.
  • Natural Resources Career Pathways: A Guide to Kauai’s Community Resources (2015). Resource guide for Kaua`i educators, parents, and students with over 40 community resource profiles offering assistance to students seeking future careers in Natural Resources.
  • Kaua‘i Agricultural Study (2009)Diversified, Localized, and Sustainable Agriculture on Kaua`I: Assessing Opportunities and Addressing Barriers. This 163-page, study looks at water, land, labor, distribution, marketing and other primary areas that affect agriculture on Kaua‘i.
  • North Shore Farm Systems Study Findings (2009)Findings compiled from 20 one-on-one interviews with small-scale food producers on Kaua‘i’s North Shore, as well as others involved in the food system chain, including chefs, restaurant owners, and specialists statewide.

Program, Project, & Organizational Reports