A Brief History of (KCFA) Time

A Brief History of (KCFA) Time Respectfully submitted by Louise Hanna, founding member KCFA There are two business models for farmers.  One model is the grower wholesaler i.e. (Cherry Seller).  That is the farmer simply grows and sells the wholesale product to someone else who will process and distribute the final product to the consumer. …

Truth-In-Labeling – Position Statement

POSITION STATEMENT & RESOLUTION CALLING FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE IDENTITY OF HAWAII-GROWN SPECIALTY AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS ******************************************************* Adopted by KCFA Board of Directors, April 19, 2006 ******************************************************* It is the position of the KONA COFFEE FARMERS ASSOCIATION: 1) THAT specialty agricultural crops such as coffee, tropical fruit, macadamia nuts, chocolate and vanilla constitute the fastest…

Green Coffee Imports – KCFA Position Statement

KCFA represents the farmer’s voice to our legislators. Green Coffee Imports – Position Statement POSITION STATEMENT KONA COFFEE FARMERS ASSOCIATION ****************************** Adopted by KCFA Board of Directors, April 19, 2006 ********************************** GREEN COFFEE IMPORTS We are the only coffee growing country stupid enough to permit the import of foreign beans intoour growing areas. BACKGROUND: According…