August 2012 – The Independent Voice

The Independent Voice  Newsletter of the Kona Coffee Farmers Association August 2012                   PO Box 5436 Kailua Kona Hawaii 96745 USA                               www.konacoffeefarmers.org              info@konacoffeefarmers.org Contents Message from the President      HDOA Meeting Concerning HB280 Implementation Candidate Questionnaire CBB IPM Workshop…

July 11, 2012 – KCFA Press Release

PO Box 5436, Kailua Kona, HI 96745 • www.konacoffeefarmers.org • info@konacoffeefarmers.org CONTACT PERSON – CLARE WILSON GOVERNOR ABANDONS THE “HAWAII” BRAND AND SMALL SCALE FARMERS KAILUA KONA, HAWAII, July 11, 2012  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Governor Abercrombie has decided to allow HB 280 (the repeal of mandatory certification of coffee) to become law without his signature…