September 19, Saturday – Free CBB Workshop 9 am

Free workshop with Colombian CBB expert Luis Aristizabal!   Luis Aristizabal is coming back to Kona.  In 2012, he revolutionized the way we look at our fields.  Now, he’s here to talk on how to better control CBB through effective harvesting, and next-level methods of IPM.  Colombia manages infestation levels of under 3 percent. How…

KCFA Membership Chair Request

Hello fellow KCFA Members, Our Harvest Fundraiser, a celebration of 100% Kona Coffee, is in 9 days! The date is August 13 and the place is Daylight Mind Coffee in Waterfront Row, on Alii Drive from 5-9pm. Id like to ask you to attend and and to show your support.I believe we are fortunate to…

August 2015 – The Independent Voice

Message from President Tom, Letter from Mary Lou, Starbucks Cold Brew, Legislative Update, Feral Pig Pilot Project, Are You Taking Care of Your Underground Herd?, What’s Kona Worth?, Beetles and Bugs, International Coffee Industry Problems and a Recipe: Kona Coffee Pot Roast