Ag facility to benefit Kamehameha Schools’ tenant farmers

Courtesy photo Kamehameha Schools hosted a blessing last week to mark the completion of construction of the facility in East Hawaii.
Courtesy photo Kamehameha Schools Hawaii Island Senior Director Alapaki Nahale-a, left, and Land Asset Manager Leanne Okamoto test the water hoses in the washing station of the post-harvest facility.
Courtesy photo Kamehameha Schools East Hawaii Regional Director Kilohana Hirano inspects the appliances in the commercial kitchen of the post-harvest facility.

Kamehameha Schools completed construction Tuesday on a produce processing facility in East Hawaii for farmers to prepare crops for sale.