Agriculture & Other News Items

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) deadline extended to May 31
The U.S. Small Business Administration PPP deadline has been extended to Monday, May 31. Refer to the program website for more information and contact Eric Bowman at with questions.

COVID-19 Disaster Recovery Dislocated Worker Grant Program
Employers interested in being a worksite and employees seeking work should visit the program website for more information or contact Michele David at


Application period open for Conservation Innovation Grants On-Farm Trials
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting proposals until Monday, June 21. Projects involve collaboration between NRCS and partners to implement on-the-ground conservation activities and evaluate their impact. Refer to the agency’s press release for more information.


The Food Basket on Hawai‘i Island seeks driver and warehouse employee
The Food Basket has an immediate opening for a driver and warehouse employee in its Kailua-Kona warehouse. Refer to the job listing for more information.


Presented by GoFarm Hawai‘i

Tuesday, May 18 • 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Participate in this AgCurious session to learn more about the GoFarm Hawai‘i beginning farmer training program on Maui. There is no cost to attend and registration is required in advance. Contact or visit the program website for more information.
»Register online

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