The Independent Voice

KCFA’s newsletter, The Independent Voice, is developed exclusively for Kona coffee farmers. Stay up-to-date on the newest developments in the state legislature as well as updates from our community of farmers. Members can submit ideas, questions or other tidbits of information that are immensely helpful to our community.

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The Independent Voice – November 2021

The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association November 2021 Contents Aloha Oe – Sandra Scarr Hawaii Legislators’ Farm Tour KCFA Gathering $600,000,000 Grant for CLR Research 300,000 to Help Battle Coffee Leaf Rust CLR Subsidy Update Amend Minimum Percentage to 51% Hawaii-Grown Coffee Mapping of the Typica…

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The Independent Voice – October 2021

The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association October 2021 Contents Pandemic Response & Safety Grant program Turmeric And Coffee? Olena USDA Pandemic Relief Program KCFA Burlap Bags Available Climate Change & Coffee El Coqui Coffee High Priced Coffee Does Coffee Make You Tired? Coffee Lowers Risk of…

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The Independent Voice – September 2021

The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association September 2021 Contents Kona Coffee Class Action Lawsuit Video: Why Not to buy 10% Blends USDA Funds for Organic Certification CBB & CLR Pesticide Subsidies 2021 Kona Coffee Cultural Festival Coffee & Art Stroll – November 6 Sneakers from Coffee…

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The Independent Voice – August 2021

The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association August 2021   PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org      [email protected] Contents Kona Coffee Labeling Lawsuit Settlement Legislative Report Drinking Coffee May Reduce Risk of Covid-19 Coffee Leaf Rust on Kaua’i and Molokai Fungi ID: CLR vs. Cercospora…

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The Independent Voice – June 2021

“Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association                                                         June 2021 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA                                    www.konacoffeefarmers.org    [email protected]   Contents Testers for Best Bean App Kona…

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The Independent Voice – May 2021

“Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii”Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association – May 2021PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA     www.konacoffeefarmers.org   [email protected] Contents Legislative Update CBB Subsidy Program Addressing Coffee leaf Rust on Your farm Study on Drinking Coffee and Your Brain The Magic Behind Coffee CFAP 2 Reopened Sprayer Calibration Field Days Botanigard and Priaxor…

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The Independent Voice – July 2021

“Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association July 2021 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA      www.konacoffeefarmers.org   [email protected] Contents Kona Coffee $13.1 Million Deception Settlements Get Final OK oriGIn Cultural Management of CLR KCFA Website Report The 2022 Legislative Session Coffee and Liver Disease Ecolabelling to Improve Profits…

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April 2021 Independent Voice

The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association  April 2021 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org [email protected] Contents Legislative Update Status of Priaxor – Systemic Fungicide for CLR CLR Systemic Fungicide Webinar CLR Quarantine Expanded to O`ahu and Lana`i Expo 2021 Coffee Jokes USDA Expands…

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March 2021 The Independent Voice

         The Independent Voice “Best Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii” 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…

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