Maureen Nandini Mitra

Maureen Nandini Mitra is managing editor of Earth Island Journal. A journalism graduate from Columbia University, she also writes for several other magazines and online publications in the U.S. and India.

Could small, biodiverse farms help Hawaii grow enough food to feed itself?

Some farmers and activists want Hawaii to replace big GMO fields with local farms and food networks that could make the state more self-sufficient.