October 21, 2017
Home < KCFA Business (page 20)

KCFA Business

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 on HB 280 with the ... Read More »

March 2012 Newsletter

March 2012 KCFA Newsletter Printable PDF Message from President… Welcome to the 2012 Kona Coffee Farmers Association year. Following six very successful years, the new Board of Directors is looking forward to continued achievements. We take our job as the voice of the Kona Coffee farmer seriously and to that end, we will persevere. It is an exciting and busy ... Read More »

2012 KCFA Committee Descriptions

Standing Committees Education/Grants Education Description:   Facilitate information exchange to enable Kona farmers’ improvement of the quality, yield, and profitability of their 100% Kona coffee product(s). Educate the coffee-consuming public about the opportunities, issues, and threats to this heritage industry. Grants Description:  Seek and procure external funding for KCFA initiatives. As available, develop a grant agricultural scholarship program for North and ... Read More »

KCFA Kona Coffee Label Shirt

KCFA Kona Coffee Label Shirt (Each shirt size will have a different visual of the labels as the cloth is 30 inches wide. So the less material on one vs. more material on larger sizes will create a different presentation.)   The limited edition Kona Coffee Label shirt is now available!  Custom designed by Debbie Donald of Mokulele Farms, the ... Read More »

February 2012 Newsletter

Message from President Bondera Aloha Kona Coffee Community Members: As outgoing President of KCFA, the main issues at hand are to both reflect on what we have done so far, and more-so to see where we are now and how we can best move forward! Essentially we must work together since together we (Kona coffee farmers) make up a small ... Read More »

2012 KCFA Expo

Kona Coffee Farmers Association 5th ANNUAL SERVICES and RESOURCES EXPO When:  Friday, January 27, 2012 Where: Old Airport Pavilion Why:  Services & Resources for Coffee & Other Small Farm Needs! Displays! Product & Service Information! Technical Talk-story! Vendors! Schedule of Events 9:00    Doors open to public 9:15  *Welcome to the 2012 Expo, by KCFA President Colehour Bondera 10:00  KCFA Legislative & Regulatory efforts in ... Read More »

KCFA Newsletter Archive

KCFA Newsletter Archive 2011 December 2011 (PDF) November 2011 (PDF) October 2011 (PDF) September 2011 (PDF) August 2011 (PDF) July 2011 (PDF) June 2011 (PDF) May 2011 (PDF) April 2011 (PDF) March 2011 (PDF) February 2011 (PDF) January 2011 (PDF) 2010 December 2010 (PDF) November 2010 (PDF) October 2010 (PDF) September 2010 (PDF) August 2010 (PDF) July 2010 (PDF) June ... Read More »

KCFA Goals and Objectives and Policies

The Kona Coffee Farmers Association’s mission is to promote and protect Kona farmers’ economic interests in 100% Kona coffee, to protect the Kona coffee heritage, and to seek greater legal protection of the Kona coffee name. 1. Building a Win-Win Program for Kona Farmers The Kona Coffee Farmers Association’s goals are to help all of our member farmers succeed in ... Read More »