Fern Elementary Know Lemon Trellises!

Fern Elementary Know Lemon Trellises!

Thanks to funding from Kamehameha Schools, Fern Elementary in Honolulu received and planted four lemon tree installs as part of a Project Lemon Tree Curriculum series for their 5th Grade classes. A huge mahalo goes to Ian Custino and Hailama Farden for making this...
Kalani High School Pergola Dedication

Kalani High School Pergola Dedication

On Saturday, February 9, 2020, Kalani High School dedicated their new Project Lemon Tree pergola and planted six lemon trees. This project was spearheaded by Uncle Ken Kajihara and the Kalani FFA Maker Club. Now, in the good hands of Uncle Brandon Saigusa, the pergola...
2019 Project Lemon Tree Cohort Grows!

2019 Project Lemon Tree Cohort Grows!

This year’s cohort of new schools participating in Project Lemon Tree grew substantially over last year. While we worked only on the island of Oʻahu last year, this year welcomes participants on five Hawaiian islands. We’re really excited to welcome the...
3 Reasons to Build a Lemon Tree Pergola

3 Reasons to Build a Lemon Tree Pergola

Many of our partner schools are building lemon tree pergolas. Pergolas are overhead structures that support trees or vines. By contrast, trellises also support trees and vines but are only vertical structures. Here are three reasons why pergolas are great for lemons:...
Castle High Grafts Lemons for Project Lemon Tree

Castle High Grafts Lemons for Project Lemon Tree

We’re excited to work with Castle High School’s Hoʻoulu ʻOpio Academy of Natural Resources Agriculture group to graft and raise lemon trees for multiple schools on the windward side of Oʻahu. Lead by Kumu Carlos Kauahi Severson, FFA Advisor, 24 students...