Friday- Pruning Workshop and CTAHR’s workshops

Kona Coffee Farmers Association presents: Coffee Talk- Pruning Workshop! When:     This Friday, January 22, 2016 Registration begins at 8:30.    Class to start promptly at 9 am! Where:    Bob Nelson’s Farm- makai of Kona Joe sign in Kainaliu, along Mamalahoa Highway Why:       Make Good Choices by learning Correct Techniques Class will be less than…

January 19, 2016 – Board Meeting Minutes

January 19, 2016 Kona Coffee Farmers Association CALL TO ORDER—3:00 pm Present: Colehour Bondera, Sally Brown, Bruce Corker, Kay Dixon Randy Phillips, Judy Schuman, Kurt Schweickhard, Suzanne Shriner, Karen Zulkowski Absent: Chris Coleman, Allan Wang Consent Agenda Approval of Minutes of 12/15/15 and 1/11/16 meetings   and acclamation of committee reports. Board of Directors meeting- No questions or discussion…

Upcoming Coffee Workshops

KCFA Presents: Coffee Talk-  Pruning Workshop: Making Good Choices by Learning Correct Techniques Bob Smith and Bob Nelson will again offer their popular annual KCFA Pruning Workshop at Bob Nelson’s farm in Kainaliu. Suitable for newbies and as a refresher for all! WHEN: January 22, 2016- Friday 9 am  WHY: Learn the value of Pruning correctly and how it impacts future growth and…

January 8 2016 – Annual Meeting Minutes

KONA COFFEE FARMERS ASSOCIATION MINUTES–ANNUAL GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING January 8, 2016 Kahalu’u Beach Park Pavilion The meeting was called to order at 12:23 pm by President Tom Butler. Tom announced that a quorum of voting members was present. The minutes of the January 11, 2015, Annual General Membership Meeting were submitted for approval. Karen Zulkowski…

Annual Membership Meeting Friday January 8

WHERE: Kahaluu Beach Pavilion WHEN: 11:00 am – Friday, January 8, 2016 WHY:  9th Annual KCFA General Membership Meeting & Potluck Come and hear what your 100% Kona Farmers Association has done over the last accomplishing year. Hang out with your fellow farmers and cast your vote for the new KCFA Board Members to represent you. Also…

January 2016 – The Independent Voice

Message from President Tom, Annual General Meeting, Charlie Needs a Bestie, Barrel-Aged Coffee Combines Caffeine with Alcohol, Heart-Healthy Coffee, Legislative Update, Five Star 100% Kona Coffee Chef’s Awards, “Hawaiian Kona Blend” for $4.695/lb, Coffee Farms and Carbon Offsets, Coffee, Critters, and Crisis, New Actions and Rules for Food & Pesticides, Startup cuts out the Middleman, Kona Coffee Makes Your Brain Speedier than Others, Recipe: Dirty Chai