April 2019 The Independent Voice

The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association April 2019 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org info@konacoffeefarmers.org Contents Editorial – the Kona Coffee Lawsuit Blockchain Based Marketplace for Coffee Time to Consider Spraying for CBB Legislative Update 2019 EXPO Wrap Up Drones for Detecting Coffee…

March 2019 – The Independent Voice

The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association March 2019 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org info@konacoffeefarmers.org Contents Kona Coffee Lawsuit Filed Membership Dues Legislative Update 2019 EXPO Come to the KCFA Board Meetings Evolution of Kona Coffee Boki’s Beans Marketing Class for Web Commerce…

February 2019 – The Independent Voice

2019 KCFA Board of Directors | 2018 Treasurer’s Report | Coffee Berry Borer Workshop | Researchers Warn of Coffee Fraud | T-Shirt Design Contest | CBB Subsidy Program | Kona Coffee at Women’s March | Protecting & Promoting Kona Coffee Nationally | All About Coffee Freshness | RECIPE: Banana Coffee Muffins with Cacao Nibs

January 2019 – The Independent Voice

President’s Message, Pruning Workshop, Concerns Over 10% Ka`u Blends, Call for KCFA Volunteers, KCFA Annual Meeting – January 27, Kā pili ‘Oihana Internship Program,
HiSTEP 2019 Seminar – Exporting, Coffee Fights Parkinson’s Disease, 5 Reasons to Try Turkish Coffee, Recipe- Puna Walker’s Mango Chutney

December 2018 – The Independent Voice

CBB Subsidy Program, Kona Coffee Wins Paris Award, Single-Origin Saint Helena Coffee Selling 160$/lb, KCFA Board Nominations Sought for 2019-2020, How To Export Overseas,
Kona Coffee Art for Sale, Why Specialty Coffee Costs So Much, Greenwell Debuts New Coffee Variety, Recipe: Christmas Coffee, Recipes Wanted, Write to Us

November 2018 – The Independent Voice

Hybrid Varietals Losing Rust Resistance, World’s Coffee Supply Dwindling?, Canadian Coffee Roaster Pays Double for Beans, Don’t Prune Yet, Little Fire Ants (LFA) Spreading, Volunteers & Coffee Needed “Coffee & Art Stroll”, Easy Herbicide Sticker, Kona Coffee Art Posters for Sale, Harvest Fiesta 2018,
Recipe: Mexican Vegan Mushroom

August 2018 – The Independent Voice

Candidates Respond to KCFA Questionnaires, What are Your Coffee Problems?, Drying Coffee – The Key to Quality, Research on Coffee Drying Methods,
Why Some Coffees are Sweeter than Others, 100% Hawaiian Macnuts with 100% Kona Coffee, Coffee,Bees and Climate Change, The Unsung Heroines of the Coffee Industry, Social Media 101, USDA 2018 Transportation Reimbursement Program,Recipe: Kona Coffee Satay and
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July 2018 – The Independent Voice

President’s Message, Legislative Update, Vog and Your farm, Canadian Tariff on Coffee Beans, Slow Foods Nation Preparation, Giant Mushroom
Cluster,Sorting Coffee Beans by Smell, CTAHR Needs Your Input, Kona Historical Society Auction, Coffee and Heart Health Study, Another Use for Coffee Grounds, Recipe: Kona Coffee Fudgy Brownie