Maui Nui Botanical Gardens to Hold Kō WorkshopFebruary 21, 2017, 11:04 AM HST · Updated February 21, 11:05 AM 0 Comments
Maui Nui Botanical Gardens, in partnership with Hale Ho‘ike‘ike (Bailey House Museum), will host its “Hawaiian Sugarcane Workshop” on Saturday, March 4, from 9 a.m. to noon.
Dr. Noa Lincoln will teach participants how to identify Hawaiian varieties of kō, discuss their role in traditional Hawaiian agriculture and share planting techniques.
This will be followed by a varietal tasting of fresh-squeezed sugarcane juice comparing different cultivars.
For reservations or more information, call 249-2798.
Maui Nui Botanical Gardens is located at 150 Kanaloa Ave. in Kahului, across from the War Memorial Stadium Complex.