November 15, 2006 – Board Meeting Minutes

Kona Coffee Farmers Association Minutes November 15, 2006 The meeting was called to order at 4:00 pm by Vice President Nancy Griffith. Board members present (all): Mary Lou Moss, Joanie Rowe, Sandra Scarr, Cea Smith Committee Chairs who are not Board Members present: Colehour Bondera (Education), Mark Shultise (Website, Resources), Christine Sheppard (PR), Bruce Corker…

October 18, 2006 – Board Meeting Minutes

 Kona Coffee Farmers Association Meeting Minutes: Board of Directors Meeting, 4:00 PM October 18, 2006 Location: CTAHR Conference Room, Kainaliu Board Members Present: Rick, Nancy, Sandra, Joanie, Mary Lou Board Member Absent: Joachim Oster Introductions: Randy Lofquist introduced himself. He and his partner have a farm on Bruner Rd and are starting a farm in…

August 16, 2006 – Board Meeting Minutes

 Kona Coffee Farmers Association Meeting Minutes Board of Directors Meeting, 4:00 PM, Aug 16, 2006 Location: CTAHR Conference Room, Kainaliu Board Members Present: Rick Funk, Sandra Scarr, Joanie Rowe, Mary Lou Moss, and Nancy Griffith, Board Member Absent: None President Funk called the meeting to order at 4:10.  A quorum was declared. Announcements: Mary Lou…

July 22, 2006 – Strategic Planning Session Minutes

KONA COFFEE FARMERS ASSOCIATION STRATEGIC PLANNING SESSION Date: July 22 & 23, 2006 Place: Cooperative Extension Services, Kainaliu, Hawaii Facilitators: Carrie Kuwada Phipps Participants: Colehour Bondera, Melanie Bondera, Howard Conant, Bruce Corker, Rick Funk, Nancy Griffith, Barbara Housel, Fred Housel, Mary Lou Moss, Joachim Oster, Joanie Rowe, Ron Rowe, Sandra Scarr, Christine Sheppard, Mark Shultise,…

July 5, 2006 – Board Meeting Minutes

 Kona Coffee Farmers Association Meeting Minutes: Special Board of Directors Meeting,  4:00 PM  July 5, 2006 Location: CTAHR Conference Room, Kainaliu Directors Present:  Rick Funk, Sandra Scarr, Fred Housel, Mary Lou Moss, Directors Absent: Joanie Rowe, Suzanne Shriner, Nancy Griffith Bruce Corker provided award-winning Rancho Aloha coffee. Barbara announced the new configurations of KCFA Seals.…

June 21, 2006 – Board Meeting Minutes

Kona Coffee Farmers Association Meeting Minutes: Board of Directors Meeting,  4:00 PM  June 21, 2006 Location: CTAHR Conference Room, Kainaliu Directors Present:  Rick Funk, Nancy Griffith, Sandra Scarr, Fred Housel, Mary Lou Moss, Directors Absent: Joanie Rowe, Suzanne Shriner Meeting Minutes of 6/9/2006 were reviewed and approved with a note that the 1% donation plan…

June 9, 2006 – Board Meeting Minutes

Kona Coffee Farmers Association Meeting Minutes: Special Board of Directors Meeting,  3:00 PM  June 9, 2006 Location: CTAHR Conference Room, Kainaliu Directors Present:  Rick Funk, Nancy Griffith, Sandra Scarr, Fred Housel, Mary Lou Moss, Directors Absent: Joanie Rowe, Suzanne Shriner Meeting Minutes of 5/17/2006 were reviewed and approved. Follow-on from May 17 Board Meeting: Fred…

May 17, 2006 – Board Meeting Minutes

 Kona Coffee Farmers Association Meeting Minutes:  May Board of Directors Meeting,  4:00 PM  May 17, 2006 Location: CTAHR Conference Room, Kainaliu Directors Present:  Rick Funk, Nancy Griffith, Sandra Scarr, Fred Housel, Mary Lou Moss, Suzanne Shriner Directors Absent: Joanie Rowe Meeting Minutes of 4/26/2006 were reviewed and approved. Treasury Report:  Balance as of May 14…

Truth-In-Labeling – Position Statement

POSITION STATEMENT & RESOLUTION CALLING FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE IDENTITY OF HAWAII-GROWN SPECIALTY AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS ******************************************************* Adopted by KCFA Board of Directors, April 19, 2006 ******************************************************* It is the position of the KONA COFFEE FARMERS ASSOCIATION: 1) THAT specialty agricultural crops such as coffee, tropical fruit, macadamia nuts, chocolate and vanilla constitute the fastest…