Market Tips

This is a section of tips, tricks and helpful information. If you have a special recipe or "how-to" tip or video, using produce and products from the Hilo Farmers Market, send it our way and we may put it up.

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Avoid Contracting Angiostrongylyliasis (Rat Lungworm Infection): Wash Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Before Eating
College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources - University of Hawai`i at Manoa


Good Agricultural Practices Coaching:
College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources - University of Hawai`i at Manoa


Farmers Markets, Community Supported Agriculture, and Local Food Distribution
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Don't throw dryer sheets away — here are 45 different ways to use them
Business Insider by Megan Willett - June 4, 2015


How to make a simple, quick and nutritious tomato salad, with produce from the Hilo Farmers Market

How to make non-toxic house-hold cleaner with citrus peels and herbs from the Hilo Farmers Market


How to make non-toxic beeswax wood polish and skin cream with natural beeswax from the Hilo Farmers Market bee farmers


How to make Thai papaya salad with green papayas and vegetables and herbs from the Hilo Farmers Market


How to make kimchi or any pickled vegetables


How to use use a shaving brush using handmade soaps from the Hilo Farmers Market