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Waialua ‘food hub’ runs into opposition from community

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                About 90 farmers have expressed interest in using the proposed food hub, says project leader Justin Alexander. Above, the old Waialua Sugar Co. factory smokestack still stands on the property.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    About 90 farmers have expressed interest in using the proposed food hub, says project leader Justin Alexander. Above, the old Waialua Sugar Co. factory smokestack still stands on the property.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A developer plans to build a gin and vodka distillery on the old Waialua Sugar Co. site along with a farm processing facility, commercial kitchen and farmers market.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A developer plans to build a gin and vodka distillery on the old Waialua Sugar Co. site along with a farm processing facility, commercial kitchen and farmers market.

A developer who in recent years has acquired over 1,000 acres of mostly fallow North Shore farmland has run into community opposition over plans to reuse some of the property. Read more

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