Fruit fly crusader shares her knowledge

FIRST PHOTO: Kathy O’Brien of Maui Master Gardeners holds a pair of homemade fruit fly traps during a demonstration and workshop at the University of Hawaii Maui College Sustainable Living Institute of Maui Community Garden in Kahului.

SECOND PHOTO: After they learned how to make the traps, attendees were encouraged to make their own. O’Brien said that her passion for eliminating fruit flies has earned her the nickname “The Fruit Fly Goddess.”