Food News

1-18-2012

First urban rooftop farm:

FarmRoof will begin installing a 35,000+ square foot, USDA certified organic farm on the roof of Auto Mart USA in Kakaako.

[farmroof.com], 396-9454

Croatian food truck:

A little-known establishment-on-wheels, located in Mark’s Garage. Serves four sandwiches, two salads and a daily special with an Adriatic flair.

Adriatic/Mediterranean Foods, 1161 Nuuanu Ave.

Rainbow papaya approved:

After a decade, Japan has loosened its import restrictions on Hawaii’s genetically engineered Rainbow papaya. If you want non-genetically modified papayas, look for the organic or non-GMO label in the produce aisles of Kokua Market, Whole Foods and Down to Earth.

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