51% Is The Law!

KCFA is pleased to announce that Governor Josh Green signed HB2298 into law yesterday! On July 1, 2027, all Kona blend coffee must contain a minimum of 51% Kona beans.  This also applies to our sister coffee regions around the state. KCFA’s Suzanne Shriner introduced the bill in a speech before the Governor, Legislators and…

April 2023 The Independent Voice

KCFA Legislative Update!, Coffee Leaf Rust Economic Survey, Hawaiian Host and FHB Court Battle, Rising Cost of Fertilizer, US Coffee Growers Welcome Proposed Farm Bill Amendment, CBB/CLR Pesticide Subsidy, Salute to Business Member – ASHE Industries, Recipe – Kona Coffee Brownies

October 2022 The Independent Voice

              The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association                        October 2022 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org   info@konacoffeefarmers.org Contents President’s Report Local Coffee Farmers Brace for Reduced Yields…