March 2021 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† March 2021 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬†¬†¬†¬†[email protected] Contents WSJ Sees What the Hawai`i Legislators Refuse to See CLR and CBB Zoom Conference Expo 2021 is Back on Track The…

February 2021 The Independent Voice

The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association February 2021 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬†¬†¬†[email protected] Contents Annual Membership Meeting The Legislature needs to Hear Our Voices Proper Pesticide Use for CLR and CBB COVID-19 Vaccine for Essential Workers in Agriculture Videos: Pruning Coffee Trees…

January 2021 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† The Independent Voice ¬† ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†January 2021 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬†¬†¬†[email protected] ¬†¬† Contents Embracing a Positive 2021 Safety while Spraying Coffee Trees…

December 2020 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† December 2020 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬†¬†[email protected] Contents Annual Meeting and Board Election KCFA Presents ‚Äď Information Panels Discussing¬†Coffee Leaf Rust…

November 2020 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†The Independent Voice ¬† ¬† ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† November 2020 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†[email protected] Contents Annual Meeting and Board Election Coffee Leaf Rust Farm Insurance GoFarm Hawaii- Sessions on Taxes Restaurant Recognition Program Brazilian…

October 2020 The Independent Voice

The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† October 2020 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†[email protected] Contents KCFA Questions to Hawaii County Mayoral Candidates CFAP2 Cash Grants for Growers KCFA Brand Coffee Program CBB Pesticide Subsidy Program Effects of Environmental Factors of¬†Coffea…

September 2020 The Independent Voice

¬†The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association September 2020¬†¬† PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬†¬†[email protected] Contents President Bondera‚Äôs Thoughts KFCA Brand Coffee Program CBB Pesticide Subsidy Program Reciprocal Membership with Holualoa Village Ohana Quote for the Day Does Coffee Go Bad International Odds &…

August 2020 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†August 2020 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org ¬†[email protected] Contents New CBB Study CBB Pesticide Subsidy Program KCFA 2020 Candidate Questionnaires CENSUS USDA Reimbursement…

July 2020 The Independent Voice

The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association July 2020 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬†[email protected] Contents: Candidate Colehour Bondera Buy Hawaii, Give Aloha Website Surplus Green Coffee? Farmer Relief Longtime KCFA Member Jim Hope Died Worker Travel under…

June 2020 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬†The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† June 2020 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†[email protected] Contents President Bondera Wearing a New Hat HDOA CBB Pesticide Subsidy Farmer Relief CFAP Important Information Disinfection and social Distancing Training PPE for…