27th Annual Banquet to Honor Ha and Ragone on May 8, 2015
Pioneering Big Island farmer Richard Ha and productive breadfruit expert Diane Ragone were honored at the CTAHR's 27th Annual Awards Banquet on Friday, May 8, at the Ala Moana Hotel in Honolulu.
“The work of both honorees contributes greatly toward achieving food security and sustainable agriculture production in Hawai‘i,” said Dr. Maria Gallo, CTAHR dean and director for research and Cooperative Extension. “They are visionary leaders who find solutions that tap the wisdom of the past in meeting the needs of the future.”
Read more about Ha, the Ka Le Hano Heritage Award winner, and Ragone, CTAHR's 2015 Outstanding Alumna.
View photos from the 2015 banquet.