Reaping what they’ve sown: Waimea Country School selected as Big Island Chocolate Festival beneficiary

Head of School Amy Salling oversees WCS’s beneficiary booth at last year’s Big Island Chocolate Festival. (COURTESY PHOTO/WCS)

Waimea Country School students pick produce they have grown in their garden. Herbs, flowers and vegetable starts are among the items that will be available at Saturday’s spring plant sale. (COURTESY PHOTO/WCS)

WAIMEA — Although Waimea Country School (WCS) students will not be cooking or tasting chocolatey concoctions at the Big Island Chocolate Festival (BICF) April 27 and 28 at Hapuna Beach Resort, they will reap the monetary benefits as one of five selected beneficiaries.