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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March 2023 The Independent Voice

Message from President Petersen, Coffee Symposium Wrap Up, Coffee Roasting Workshop, Coffee Plant Health Initiative Amendments Act, Final EA Released for CBB Biocontrol, Coffee infused with Olive Oil‚Ķ Do Consumers Have a Price Threshold for Coffee?, Best Panama Winner Selling for $150 Per Cup, Coffee with Milk May have an Anti-Inflammatory Effect…

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February 2023 The Independent Voice

Coffee Symposium for Agribusinesses, KCFA Annual General Meeting, Coffee Roasting Workshop, Help is Needed to Prepare Symposium Signs,
CLR Research & Update Webinars, Rural Energy for America Program Grants Available, The Science of Coffee ‚Äď A Podcast Series,
New KCFA T-Shirts

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January 2023 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† The Independent Voice ¬†¬† ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†January 2023 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org ¬† [email protected] Contents Coffee Farmers Want Hawaii to Do More to…

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December 2022 – The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† December 2022 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org ¬†[email protected] Contents Kona Coffee Farmers Face Big Challenges 10% Discount at Captain Cook…

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October 2022 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†October 2022 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org ¬† [email protected] Contents President’s Report Local Coffee Farmers Brace for Reduced Yields…

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June 2022 The Independent Voice

The Independent Voice ‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association June 2022 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA www.konacoffeefarmers.org [email protected] Contents Legislative Update – The Blend Labeling Bill How Politics Works in Hawaii Mental Health Team Surveys Hawaii Farmers & Ranchers Petition to Support Availability of County Mulch…

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May 2022 The Independent Voice

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† The Independent Voice ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†‚ÄúBest Agricultural Newsletter in Hawaii‚ÄĚ ¬†Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†May 2022 PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona…

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