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COURTESY KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS Dana Shapiro, above left, and Mailani Souza are members of Mala Kalu•ulu Inc., which won first place in the Mahi'ai (farmer) Match-Up business plan competition. They plan to grow a variety of crops under breadfruit trees on Hawaii island.
COURTESY KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS Jay Bost, at left, and Rob Barreca won second place in the competition. Their business, Counter Culture Foods, plans to produce the fermented foods kimchee and tempeh using crops grown on five acres on the North Shore.