Hawaii aquaculture sales total $66.4M

  • A report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Friday said the value of farm-raised marine animals sold by producers statewide slipped 15% last year to $66.4 million from $78.5 million the year before. (Jeff Milisen via Kampachi Farms LLC/NELHA/Special to West Hawaii Today)

The COVID-19 pandemic appears to have taken a bite out of Hawaii aquaculture sales in 2020 with figures down double digits from 2019.