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…

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Carefully-brewed Kona demonstrates how good American-style coffee can truly be: smooth, aromatic and balanced, brewed with arabica beans not too darkly roasted. Kona stands alone with its rich and unique flavor and wholly deserves its high standing among the specialty coffees of the world.