Protect Kona Coffee – Mandatory Certification of Origin IS Necessary!

VETO HB 280 Repealing Mandatory Certification Hawaii-grown Green Coffee Please sign our Online Petiton to ask the Governor of Hawaii to REPEAL HB280 Sign the Petition Dear KCFA Members and Appreciators of 100% Kona Coffee: HB280 (Repeal of Mandatory Inspection and Certification of Green Coffee) appears almost certain to be adopted by the Hawaii Legislature…

HB280 – Letter to The Honorable Clarence K. Nishihara, Chairman, Senate Agriculture Committee

E-MAILED—ORIGINAL TO FOLLOW March 17, 2012 The Honorable Clarence K. Nishihara       Kona Coffee Farmers Association Chairman, Senate Agriculture Committee                                   Legislative Committee State Capitol, Room 204                        P.O Box 5436 Kailua-Kona, HI 96745 415 South Beretania Street Honolulu, HI 96813 Dear Senator Nishihara: RE:  HB280, HD1/SD1 (Relating to Agriculture) Thank you, for including us in the meeting yesterday…

Member Comments

12/05/11: from KCFA member: Took coffee to Koa, asked what CBB discount would be applied. Was told none and check would be mailed within 2 weeks. Check arrived citing 60% damage and member was paid $.58/lb 10/22/11: Mt Thunder is offering to give back to the KCFA, 2 cents per pound from any KCFA member…