Biofuels Company Backs Out of Leases for Hamakua Land

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There's a change of plans for more than 700 acres of Hawaii County farmland in Hamakua.  Last year, the county agreed to lease the land, in 16 parcels, to the highest bidders.  But now the company that was the highest bidder on all the parcels---selected just 30 days ago---is backing out of at least half the leases.  From Kona, HPR's Sherry Bracken has more.

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