Farmer's Markets Kahului HI

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The Maui's Fresh Produce Farmers' Market
(808) 298-4289
Queen Kaahumanu Shopping Center (center stage area); Kaahumanu Avenue
Kahului, HI
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
County
Maui

Maui Mall Farmers Market & Craft Fair
(808) 871-1307
Maui Mall
Kahului, HI
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
County
Maui

Farmers Market of Maui-Honokowai
(808) 669-7004
Located at Hawaiian Motors parking lot; Across from Honokowai Park
Maui, HI
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
County
Maui

Farmers Market of Maui-Kihei
(808) 875-0949
Located in Suda Store parking lot; On South Kihei Road
Maui, HI
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
County
Maui

The Market Place
(808) 933-1000
Across from the Hilo Farmers Market
Hilo, HI
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : Yes
Hours
Wedensday & Saturday 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
County
Hawaii

Maui Mall Farmers Market & Craft Fair
(808) 871-1307
Maui Mall
Kahului, HI
Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday, &Amp; Thursday
Other
Year Round?: Yes
Year Round?: Yes
Credit/Debit: No
Wic: No
Snap: No
Sfmnp: No
Wic Cash?: No

Maui Swap Meet
(808) 877-3100
Puunene Avenue; Next to the Kahului Post Office
Kahului, HI
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : No
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Saturday, 6:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
County
Maui

Farmers Market of Maui-Kihei
(808) 875-0949
Located In Suda Store Parking Lot
Maui, HI
Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Other
Year Round?: Yes
Year Round?: Yes
Credit/Debit: No
Wic: No
Snap: No
Sfmnp: No
Wic Cash?: No

Honolulu Farmers Market
Blaisdell Concert Hall Lawn, 777 Ward Avenue
Honolulu, HI
Hours
Wednesday, 4:00 Pm - 7:00 Pm.
Items
Baked Goods, Butter, Cheese, Fish And Seafood, Flowers, Fresh Fruit, Herbs, Honey, Jams Jellies And Preserves, Nuts, Plants, Prepared Food, Vegetables, Yogurt
Vendors
This Market Has 30-45 Vendors.
Other
Organic: Yes
Year Round?: Yes
Credit/Debit: Yes
Wic: No
Snap: No
Sfmnp: No
Wic Cash?: No

Maui Mall Farmers Market & Craft Fair
(808) 871-1307
Maui Mall
Kahului, HI
Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday, &Amp; Thursday
Other
Year Round?: Yes
Year Round?: Yes
Credit/Debit: No
Wic: No
Snap: No
Sfmnp: No
Wic Cash?: No

Tips for Growing the Perfect Tomato

Last weekend, I bought something at the farmers’ market that got me so excited I went way over budget and didn’t even wait until I got home to dig into my purchase. What got me so amped up amid crowds of pushy people before I’d even finished my morning coffee? The advent of tomato season, of course.

Farmers’ market tomatoes are a different breed—figuratively and often literally—than the hard, packaged ones in the grocery stores’ year-round produce section. They’re multicolored, they range in size from that of a Ping-Pong ball to that of a grapefruit, and the taste (oh, the taste!) is fruity, sweet, and silky all at the same time. My ode to fresh tomatoes would be one of undying love if it weren’t for the price: my breathless purchase set me back ten bucks. This got me thinking: could I grow my own tomatoes and feed my craving for the fruit while saving money—and cultivate my own green thumb at the same time?

To find out what it really takes to grow a good tomato, I consulted Penny Granberg, a grower who, according to local opinion, consistently grows the farmers’ markets’ juiciest, most flavorful tomatoes.

Should Any Home Gardener Give It a Try?
Turns out, tomatoes are one of the top crops in home gardens, since they’re easy to grow , compared with other fruits and veggies. And don’t think that tomato growing is just for Californians or Floridians—tomatoes are cold-tolerant to a certain extent. To help out gardeners nationwide with just this dilemma, the U.S. Department of Agriculture developed the plant hardiness zone map , which divides North America into eleven zones, ranked by how cold they are (zone one being the coldest). If you look up a plant, like a certain type of tomato, it will tell you whether that plant will survive in your region. For example, one type of tomato might be cold-tolerant to zone seven, so if you live in zones seven through eleven, that’s a type that’s worth a try.

There are two basic types of tomatoes from which to choose: determinant varieties, which stop growing new vines when flowering begins (leading to a large, single crop), or indeterminate varieties, which continue to add new growth throughout the season (usually from midsummer until the first frost).

Plan for Planting
Feeling ambitious enough to start from seed? “Plant them in April,” recommends Granberg, whose Rose Lane Farm in California grows about 1,800 tomato plants each year. “Otherwise, a late frost will ruin them.” Granberg says it’s best to start from seed, but if you lack the timing or patience (or green thumb, like I do), she says, buying a young plant from a reputable nursery is also a fine way to get started, especially for first-timers.

Granberg recommends planting in April because it’s crucial to wait until any possibility of frost has passed. Check with your local garden store to find out an ideal planting time for your area.

Room to Grow
We associate tomatoes with summer because they’re warm-weather produce, which ...

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