"It's not too late at all. You just don't yet know what you are capable of." Mahatma Gandhi

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Workgroups

Listing of EcoVillage Workgroups and discussion...

Chemtrails, Food Safety & Roundup

Chemtrails, Food Safety & Roundup Maui...

Apiary experience offers beekeeping basics

Sweet Success Apiary Experience offers Beekeeping...

Hui of the Year

Hui of the Year The Maui Weekly acknowledges...

Maui Food Web

Maui Food Web promotes local food sustainability...

Maui Growing Local Focuses on Food Security

Maui Growing Local Focuses on Food...

More About Our Company

Mission:

Upcountry Sustainability brings people and groups together creating a collaborative, sustainable Maui community, and thereby helps build a healthy island, state, and planet Earth.

 

Vision:

We envision a multi-cultural community that is environmentally, socially and economically sustainable. We work together in the spirit of aloha to serve as a model of a self-reliant, thriving community.

 

Approach:

Our Monthly Meetings, education and training events, local initiatives and out reach efforts work to build a balanced local economy, establish healthy relationships with the environment, and share resources and knowledge.

 

Examples our current ares of emphasis are: creation of a viable and sustainable local food supply, use and re-use of local building materials, ”waste” management toward a zero waste goal, water conservation, and renewable energy.

 

Values:

KULEANA (personal responsibility) to ourselves, each other, and the earth we inhabit

MALAMA ‘AINA (care for the land).

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Recent Blog Posts

May 23, 2012 |

School Gardens

School Gardens are Thriving! Diabetes, obesity, heart conditions… in children!!  Single use plastic bottles...

May 22, 2012 |

Upcountry Farmers Markets

Upcountry Maui has a number of Farmers Markets available. You will find everything from super fresh produce to prepared foods as well as arts and crafts.

May 1, 2012 |

Local Currency

Local Currency   Local currency, alternative currency, and complimentary currency are all terms used to...

April 30, 2012 |

On GMOs

Upcountry Sustainability has grave concerns regarding the astounding rate of proliferation and lack of FDA...

June 16, 2009 |

Carrotmob

WHAT IS CARROTMOB? Carrotmob is a method of activism that leverages consumer power to make the most...

June 10, 2009 |

Greywater Recycle in Maui News

What About Grey Water & How Can it Help us Here on Maui?   Here is an Editorial from the Maui...

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