Bob Smith will lead a “refresher” and “newbie” course on coffee pruning both Traditional and Beaumont-Fukunaga methods will be shown. Free to KCFA members and other attendees will pay $10 which can be applied to the KCFA Membership of $25 annual dues. Signs will be placed on Mamalahoa Highway, south of Teshima’s to help guide…

┬áWhere to Begin?There are Answers! ┬áKCFA Presents: Coffee Talk!┬áPruning ÔÇô 9 am- Thursday February 12, 2015┬á┬áon farm with Bob Smith and Bob Nelson @Lehu’ula Farm in Kainaliu* Free to Members and $10 for non-members. ┬áCome and Learn the science about this important aspect of Coffee Farming. Understand the value of pruning correctly to encourage a…

Bob Smith and Bob Nelson will offer their Annual KCFA Pruning Workshop at Bob Nelson’s farm in Kainaliu. ┬áLearn the value of Pruning correctly and how it impacts future growth and the future crop of your coffee trees. Suitable for newbies and as a refresher for all! Registration begins at 8:30 and Class starts promptly…

KCFA presents Coffee Talk ÔÇö VERTICAL SELECTION Workshop WHEN: Tuesday,┬áMay 3, 2016 (9:00-11:00 am) WHERE: ┬áBob Nelson & Bob Smith at Bob NelsonsÔÇÖ Farm┬álocated makai of the Kona Joe sign in Kainaliu, along Mamalahoa Highway. Drive down; parking available. WHY:┬áChoose the right vertical/shoots from among the new growth following the pruning completed a few months…

KCFA will be hosting the annual pruning workshop on Saturday 2/11.┬á Kona farmers Bob Nelson and Bob Smith will be presenting on both Kona Style and Beaumont-Fukunaga methods. In addition, CBB expert Luis Aristizabal will briefly discuss pruning techniques and agronomic practices for beetle reduction.┬á Andrea Kawabata from CTAHR will cover soil sampling for tree…

KCFA┬ápresents┬á VERTICAL SELECTION Workshop ┬á Which 3 or 4?????? WHEN:┬áSaturday- May 19, 2018┬á (9:00-11:00 am)WHERE:┬á┬áBob Nelson & Bob Smith at┬áBob NelsonsÔÇÖ Farm┬álocated makai of the Kona Joe sign in Kainaliu, along Mamalahoa Highway. Drive down; parking available on right.WHY:┬áChoose the best vertical/shoots from among the new growth following the pruning completed a few months ago.…