The farm is presently adding turmeric, a ginger which was brought to Hawaii as one of the original canoe plants. Turmeric and its active ingredient curcumin is a powerful antioxidant and has numerous health benefits!
Turmeric is in the ginger family image from Wikipedia : LivingShadow
As of December 2013, turmeric is being evaluated for its potential efficacy against several human diseases in clinical trials, including kidney and cardiovascular diseases, arthritis, several types of cancer and irritable bowel disease. Turmeric is also being investigated for potential treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes, and other clinical disorders.
This vieo shows interesting Hawaiian farming techniques to enhance and empower growth. Cacao trees have been transplanted and organically shocked to enhance growth. Normally there is a five year long fruition of cacao trees.
The generic name is derived from the Greek for “food of the gods”; from θεος (theos), meaning “god,” and βρῶμα (broma), meaning “food”.
We utilize and promote ecologically designed systems and practices using organic agriculture and aquaculture, alternative energy sources, rainwater collection, holistic health products and services, and natural and traditional therapies.