Charles Reppun was born and raised in Hawai‘i, and has been farming with his brother Paul for thirty-plus years. They grow all kinds of food, with taro as a central focus. He also helped to draft the state water code.
Read an excerpt of his essay as part of Civil Beat’s series: http://www.civilbeat.com/articles/2010/08/23/3399-the-value-of-hawaii-agriculture-by-charles-reppun/
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