Richard Hodge of Kalihi receives a free kalo root from Darcie Pulawa owner of Hex & Rue Apothocary and Arts Collective in Chinatown, Honolulu, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. The Fresh Harvest event was held to help support local farmers and community by including free, freshly harvested ‘ulu, kalo, and dragonfruit distribution at their courtyard table while supplies lasted. (Ronen Zilberman photo Civil Beat)

Richard Hodge of Kalihi receives a free kalo root from Darcie Pulawa owner of Hex & Rue Apothocary and Arts Collective in Chinatown, Honolulu, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. The Fresh Harvest event was held to help support local farmers and community by including free, freshly harvested ‘ulu, kalo, and dragonfruit distribution at their courtyard table while supplies lasted. (Ronen Zilberman photo Civil Beat)