Farmer Resource Network
The Farmer Resource Network provides a filterable database for farmers and farmworkers to find relevant resources such as funding opportunities, conversation programs, land access information and more. This online directory contains more than 750 organizations all over the US that work directly with farmers on a variety of issues.
Innovate Hawaii assists manufacturers looking to improve their business and are willing to invest time and resources to grow their company. They also administer the Manufacturing Assistance Program Grant and the Hawaii Small Business Innovation Research Grant.
The Kohala Center
Offers several financial capitalization services including grant and loan application assistance and help to cooperatives developing their seed capital through equity shares and attracting preferred stock investors. To contact them for technical assistance, download their intake form here. To read their business resources page, click here.
Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation
Hawaii Farm Bureau is connecting farmers with retailers, direct-to-consumer markets, online marketplace and delivery networks, and our own purchase and distribution programs, to help Hawaii producers stay in business and continue to feed our communities. For more information about our programs, please click here.
Go Farm Hawaii
Offers services to new and existing agribusinesses. Provides assistance in business management, financial management, marketing, and technical farming. For more information and to apply, click here. Also able to provide consulting services for farmers/ranchers to market their businesses on platforms such as social media.
Agricultural Leadership Foundation of Hawaii
The Agricultural Leadership Foundation of Hawaii is here for the agricultural community during this difficult time. If you need support please reach out and we will do our best to connect you with local resources that can help.