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Ho’oko A’e

Ho’oko A’e Ho'oko A'e is the farm program of Iwikua, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Waimea, Kaua'i. We aim to provide locally grown fresh produce through sustainable aquaponics and farming methods, while incorporating Hawaiian culture and techniques.

Produce pickups are available at Makana Training Center in Waimea town. Message to order or check weekly posts for availability!

Operating as usual

Mark it in your calendars! Registration link to come 🏃🏾‍♂️🏋🏽‍♀️✨•Mahalo for supporting iwikua’s programs at the farm and...
11/13/2022

Mark it in your calendars! Registration link to come 🏃🏾‍♂️🏋🏽‍♀️✨
•Mahalo for supporting iwikua’s programs at the farm and gym this year. Come celebrate the morning of the annual light parade with 2 events- a fun run (costumes encouraged!) and lifting competition.
•$20 each/30 for both! Event tshirt included with registration for first 100 to sign up.
•Prizes for winners and best costume, giveaways, and raffle of grand prize for those that participate in both events.
Countdown is on 🌟

Lettuce available today! Come pick up a bag or two of loose leaf greens for $5, open until 9pm. (Flashback to the amazin...
11/10/2022

Lettuce available today! Come pick up a bag or two of loose leaf greens for $5, open until 9pm.

(Flashback to the amazing ladies who took over harvest this summer!)

Come get your hands on some of these greens before the weekend! Loose leaf, ready to eat, $5 bags! Also have juicy ono o...
11/05/2022

Come get your hands on some of these greens before the weekend! Loose leaf, ready to eat, $5 bags! Also have juicy ono oranges. Open until 9pm

We have several things for you today! $5 ready lettuce bags, $5 microgreens, 8/$1 lemons, and $2 kale bunches. Open unti...
11/01/2022

We have several things for you today! $5 ready lettuce bags, $5 microgreens, 8/$1 lemons, and $2 kale bunches. Open until 9pm for pickup. Happy Monday!

Available today- $5 salad mix bags and $2 kale bunches! 💚 You all came up with some awesome guesses on yesterday’s post!...
10/21/2022

Available today- $5 salad mix bags and $2 kale bunches! 💚 You all came up with some awesome guesses on yesterday’s post! But… nobody was right 😂 We’ll reveal the fabric secret once the project is complete. And also will take some of your ideas for how to use the scraps after so mahalo!
Runner up was who guessed t-shirt pockets 😍 After the main project is pau we’ll be using the extra fabric to sew custom pockets on our farm tees (coming soon!) So come claim your lettuce

Any guesses on what we’re up to with this gorgeous stack of fabric?! 👀🧵 Winner gets a free bag of lettuce! Mahalo  🤩
10/19/2022

Any guesses on what we’re up to with this gorgeous stack of fabric?! 👀🧵 Winner gets a free bag of lettuce! Mahalo 🤩

Kauai Chocolate and Coffee Festival… with a side of spicy ‘ulu poke and fresh greens to balance out the flavors 😋 Happen...
10/15/2022

Kauai Chocolate and Coffee Festival… with a side of spicy ‘ulu poke and fresh greens to balance out the flavors 😋 Happening Friday and Saturday in Hanapēpē. Come out and support these WHS students that work on the farm everyday, plus all the amazing vendors, performers, musicians. Come out!

Today is day ONE of the ʻAi Pono Challenge - are you signed up?! We’re teaming up with  and all these amazing partners t...
09/26/2022

Today is day ONE of the ʻAi Pono Challenge - are you signed up?! We’re teaming up with and all these amazing partners to challenge YOU to 7 days of eating as much local foods as possible. Check out the shopping guide to find partners throughout the island and follow us this week for some ideas and our farm’s produce availability. There’s also prizes and fun activities, so register today!

Have you made ʻulu hummus before?? Head to the gym to pick up your bag of steamed ʻulu cubes then swipe for the recipe! ...
09/15/2022

Have you made ʻulu hummus before?? Head to the gym to pick up your bag of steamed ʻulu cubes then swipe for the recipe! Also have ʻulu chips ready to eat!

Okay, foodies! If you love supporting local businesses or you love to cook you’re in luck –– we’re only a couple weeks a...
09/13/2022

Okay, foodies! If you love supporting local businesses or you love to cook you’re in luck –– we’re only a couple weeks away from this year’s ʻAi Pono Kauaʻi Challenge (September 25th to October 1st, 2022)!

🌱 What is the ʻAi Pono Kauaʻi Challenge?

This challenge seeks to celebrate the abundance of ono, locally grown, raised, and prepared foods on Kauaʻi. In doing so, we hope to inspire Kauaʻi residents to eat and support locally sourced foods as part of their daily lives.

🌱 How Do I Participate?

For 7 days, participants are encouraged to eat locally as much as possible. In order to be eligible for prizes, participants are encouraged to follow our scavenger hunt card.

Qualifying participants will be awarded based on the following categories:

-Best Overall Dish Presentation
-Best Overall Drink Presentation
-Most Creative 100% Locally Sourced Meal
-Most Creative Use of Canoe Plants
-Most Creative Use of an Invasive
-Best Picture Featuring an ʻAi Pono partner
-Grand Prize Drawing: Completed Scavenger Hunt Card

Whether you want to incorporate more local food into your diet, push yourself creatively in the kitchen, win prizes, or just spend a week eating onolicious food –– you don’t want to miss this!

Head to the link in bio to register, learn more, and view more past participant submissions!

Aloha poʻalima! We still have some green goodies for you if you didn’t come by yesterday - lettuce, limes, and ʻulu! Plu...
09/03/2022

Aloha poʻalima! We still have some green goodies for you if you didn’t come by yesterday - lettuce, limes, and ʻulu! Plus we have a couple quarters of watermelon too 🥬 🍉 💚

If you haven’t had a chance yet, we still have some goodies in the gym fridge so come on down! Prices marked on the door...
07/21/2022

If you haven’t had a chance yet, we still have some goodies in the gym fridge so come on down! Prices marked on the door. Open 6am-9pm

So. Much. Lettuce! $10 bags of mixed greens available today at the gym as well as papaya and mangoes!
07/05/2022

So. Much. Lettuce! $10 bags of mixed greens available today at the gym as well as papaya and mangoes!

We’ve got some goodies today! Lettuce, microgreens, tomatoes, carrots, papaya… plus eggs and banana bread! So exciting  ...
06/30/2022

We’ve got some goodies today! Lettuce, microgreens, tomatoes, carrots, papaya… plus eggs and banana bread! So exciting

Fridge is stocked today! 🤩 Lettuce, microgreens, papaya, tomatoes, and new today are carrots and onions! Prices are mark...
06/28/2022

Fridge is stocked today! 🤩 Lettuce, microgreens, papaya, tomatoes, and new today are carrots and onions! Prices are marked on the door and we’re open until 9

Mango season is in full swing and we are here for it 👏🏼 Today we have lettuce, microgreens, tomatoes, papaya and mango! ...
06/24/2022

Mango season is in full swing and we are here for it 👏🏼 Today we have lettuce, microgreens, tomatoes, papaya and mango! 🥬 🌱 🍅 🥭 Come by before 9pm to pick yours up tonight

What’s your favorite way to eat tomatoes? Soup, salad, sandwich? 🍅Come pick some up today along with your lettuce and pa...
06/16/2022

What’s your favorite way to eat tomatoes? Soup, salad, sandwich? 🍅Come pick some up today along with your lettuce and papayas.

Stock up on some fresh produce today for your weekend☀️ Lettuce $10/bagMicrogreens $5 big bag/$2 smallArugula $2/bunchPa...
06/02/2022

Stock up on some fresh produce today for your weekend☀️
Lettuce $10/bag
Microgreens $5 big bag/$2 small
Arugula $2/bunch
Papaya $1 each
🥬 🌱 (open until 9pm tonight!)

Congratulations to all the graduates! To celebrate, lettuce is only $5 a bag today and this weekend! Make sure you stock...
05/20/2022

Congratulations to all the graduates! To celebrate, lettuce is only $5 a bag today and this weekend! Make sure you stock up for your grad parties and what not (And make good choices!)

Today we have lettuce, microgreens, and bananas available at the gym for purchase! Stop by today or tomorrow before 9pm....
05/20/2022

Today we have lettuce, microgreens, and bananas available at the gym for purchase! Stop by today or tomorrow before 9pm. Mahalo to these ladies from Montana State University’s Honor Bound program who are here doing an exchange program through our nonprofit program, IWI Camp. They’ve been putting in some work at the farm as they work on their projects. 🥬 💚 🌱

Lettuce for days! Pick yours up at the gym today 💚🥬
05/17/2022

Lettuce for days! Pick yours up at the gym today 💚🥬

Mixed greens available today so come by to stock up for the weekend! Open until 9pm. Mahalo to WHS student, Kendal who’s...
05/12/2022

Mixed greens available today so come by to stock up for the weekend! Open until 9pm.
Mahalo to WHS student, Kendal who’s been working at the farm and gym the last couple months for his senior project on Marketing and snapped some beautiful pics 📸 🥬

Check out this awesome opportunity from ! Hōkūlani Scholars Program is open to high school students who want to learn mo...
05/12/2022

Check out this awesome opportunity from ! Hōkūlani Scholars Program is open to high school students who want to learn more about the STEM fields, get hands-on experience and HS/college credit, learn about college application/funding, AND get a PAID internship at our farm! Click the link in our bio for all the details and to apply! Application deadline is June 17th so don’t miss out!

04/25/2022

Check out these baby greens sparkling in the sun 🤩 Come by the gym today before 9pm to pick up your bag of lettuce!

Come get some of these beautiful maiʻa today at the gym, 4 for $1. Happy Monday! 🍌
04/18/2022

Come get some of these beautiful maiʻa today at the gym, 4 for $1. Happy Monday! 🍌

Check out this little lettuces, just waiting to grow big, then get eaten by you! 🌱 Today we have greens, chard, and bana...
03/22/2022

Check out this little lettuces, just waiting to grow big, then get eaten by you! 🌱 Today we have greens, chard, and banana available to purchase so stop by tonight or tomorrow from 6am-9pm 🥬 🍌

We’re so stoked that our greens go out to a dozen west side restaurants and businesses each week…but we LOVE that all th...
03/18/2022

We’re so stoked that our greens go out to a dozen west side restaurants and businesses each week…but we LOVE that all this lettuce is going home to you! There are still several bags of these mixed greens so be sure to stop by the gym to pickup tonight by 9pm, or over the weekend from 8-4. 💚 🌱 🥬

LETTUCE! The season is changing and our mixed greens are looking🍒! Come pick up your greens today until 9pm and make sur...
03/17/2022

LETTUCE! The season is changing and our mixed greens are looking🍒! Come pick up your greens today until 9pm and make sure you grab a bag for your friends or ‘ohana! 💚

Come get your nanas! We have lettuce, microgreens, and bananas today so come on down! Slice your bananas, freeze them, a...
03/15/2022

Come get your nanas! We have lettuce, microgreens, and bananas today so come on down!
Slice your bananas, freeze them, and toss them in your smoothies 🍌🌀 (or save em up for fresh banana bread!)

Aloha kakahiaka! What a beautiful morning on the farm ☀️ If you forgot to pick up your greens on Thursday we still have ...
03/12/2022

Aloha kakahiaka! What a beautiful morning on the farm ☀️ If you forgot to pick up your greens on Thursday we still have some lettuce and microgreens at the gym today! Open until 4. (And swipe to see our overachiever lettuce 😆)

We had 50 awesome WHS students at the farms today putting in the work! Leveling, painting, and harvesting! Mahalo studen...
03/01/2022

We had 50 awesome WHS students at the farms today putting in the work! Leveling, painting, and harvesting! Mahalo students and teachers!

We do have some $10 lettuce bags available at the gym so head over before 9 tonight.

Check out these beauties! FREE bags of produce available for pickup in partnership with  at the gym. First come first se...
02/12/2022

Check out these beauties! FREE bags of produce available for pickup in partnership with at the gym. First come first serve so don’t miss out! Still have a handful of our lettuce from yesterday too if you need for the weekend, $10 bags.

Check out these gorgeous carrots 😍 Pick these up today as well as your mixed greens, bananas, and oranges
02/03/2022

Check out these gorgeous carrots 😍 Pick these up today as well as your mixed greens, bananas, and oranges

We’ve got the greens today! Lettuce bags for $10, $5 microgreens, and chard bundles for $1. Pickup at the gym from 1-9pm...
01/24/2022

We’ve got the greens today! Lettuce bags for $10, $5 microgreens, and chard bundles for $1. Pickup at the gym from 1-9pm today 💚 🥬 🌱 🍃

We’ve got the greens today! Lettuce bags for $10, $5 microgreens, and chard bundles for $1. Pickup at the gym from 1-9pm...
01/24/2022

We’ve got the greens today! Lettuce bags for $10, $5 microgreens, and chard bundles for $1. Pickup at the gym from 1-9pm today 💚 🥬 🌱 🍃

Greens galore today 🤩 Mixed greens and micro greens available at the gym today and tomorrow 🥬 🌱 💚
01/18/2022

Greens galore today 🤩 Mixed greens and micro greens available at the gym today and tomorrow 🥬 🌱 💚

Thankful for all these waimea high school seniors who are taking an early college class with KCC and working internships...
01/07/2022

Thankful for all these waimea high school seniors who are taking an early college class with KCC and working internships on the farm. Working to raise more farmers. UPDATE on produce pickup will be mondays until further notice. We had to switch up our harvest schedule for the changing season but we’ll make sure to post when what is available. Stay tuned for what’s coming up next as well as summer internship opportunities for west side youth.

Can’t believe we made it to the last harvest of the year! If you didn’t have a chance to go pickup your produce today we...
12/28/2021

Can’t believe we made it to the last harvest of the year! If you didn’t have a chance to go pickup your produce today we still have some so make sure you stop by the gym tomorrow to get some lettuce, kale, basil, microgreens, and oranges. 🌱 🥬 🌿 🥗 🍊

We’ve got some lettuce, microgreens, arugula, basil, and lemons - grab some from the gym today! 🎄🥬 🌱 🍋
12/21/2021

We’ve got some lettuce, microgreens, arugula, basil, and lemons - grab some from the gym today! 🎄🥬 🌱 🍋

Address

9707 Tsuchiya Road
Waimea, HI
96796

Opening Hours

Monday 6am - 9pm
Tuesday 6am - 9pm
Wednesday 6am - 9pm
Thursday 6am - 9pm
Friday 6am - 9pm
Saturday 8am - 4pm
Sunday 8am - 4pm

Telephone

+18086522127

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