May 23, 2019
Home < About Kona Coffee < Tomorrow- EXPO NINE!

Tomorrow- EXPO NINE!


WHEN: Friday, March 18, 2016 from 10 am til 4 pm- Free Admission
WHERE: Old Airport, Makaeo Pavilion (please use mauka entrance, lots of parking available)
WHAT:  Equipment, Products, Services, Workshops and Presentations for Coffee Growers and other Hawaii County Farmers.
A fun, interesting and worthwhile event—so bring your neighbors, friends and visitors!

Food Concession: Mahalo to Island Naturals Kona

small coffee bean graphic Main Stage

  • 10 am Opening and Welcome – Bruce Corker, KCFA President
  • 10:15-10:45 am Phyllis Shimabukuro-Geiser, Deputy to the Chairperson (Chairperson Scott Enright), Hawaii Department of Agriculture- “Get Involved”

small coffee bean graphic Inside floor presentation 

  • 11-11:30 am Robbie Hollingsworth, USDA-ARS, Pacific Basic Agriculture Research Center – CBB research 
  • 11:30-12:15 Andrea Kawabata, CTAHR – Coffee Project Update and Rob Curtiss, HDOA West Hawaii Entomologist – CBB

small coffee bean graphic Outside lawn presentation (under tent)

  • 12:30-1pm Nicole Gueck, Agrilogic Insurance Consulting

small coffee bean graphic Inside floor presentation

  • 1:15 pm-1:45 pm Paul Strauss, Department of Health and Jason Dela Cruz DOH Public Health Educator – Dengue, zika and disaster preparedness

small coffee bean graphic Outside lawn presentation (under tent)

  • 2 pm-3 pm Diana Duff, Robert Barnes and Bob Schaffer, Kona Farming Systems Farmer Panel

small coffee bean graphicVendor Displays

  • AgriLogic Insurance
  • All Tool, Inc.
  • Beyond Organic Consulting
  • Captain Cook Trading
  • Complete Art Service Hawaii
  • Copy Post Plus
  • CPS
  • Daylight Mind Coffee Company
  • Department of Health
  • Farm Works Hawaii
  • Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union
  • Hawaii Department of Agriculture
  • Hawaii Farmers Union United/HOFA
  • Hawaii Grower Products
  • Hawaii Small Business Development Center
  • Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers
  • KCFA Legislative Committee
  • KCFA membership
  • KCFA Pest & Disease Committee
  • Kona Coffee Cultural Festival
  • Kona Property ( A Real Estate Concern)
  • Kona Soil &Water Conservation District
  • KonAroma
  • Living Aloha
  • NutriPlant Hawaii
  • Roastar
  • The Kohala Center
  • The Spoon Shop
  • Transpacific Associates
  • USDA-Farm Service Agency
  • USDA-Rural Development
  • USPS
  • West Hawaii Master Gardeners

Not to be missed, see you tomorrow!