Archive | April, 2010

Meza, Steiman, Hetzel to present at Ka’u Coffee Festival

A trifecta of Hawaiian coffee masters will present this weekend at the 2nd annual Kau Coffee Festival in Pahala on the Hawaii’s Big Island. Not since John, Paul and George (minus Ringo) has so much talent come together on one stage. Admission for coffee training events is free to all coffee farmers and $25 for […]

Kaapi Royale to Serve Liberica Espresso at SCAA Show

ANAHEIM, CA (April 12, 2010) – Kaapi Royale Coffee will serve samples of an espresso based on the rare Coffea liberica species during this week’s Specialty Coffee Association of America conference and exposition in Anaheim, California. The blend, called Anokhi Karma, combines coffee from the Liberica cultivar with others exported from India exclusively by Kaapi […]

Hawaii Coffee revenue falls 13%

From the Pacific Business News: Hawaii’s revenue from coffee production plunged 13 percent year-over-year to $25.6 million in the 2009-10 growing season. The drop in revenue was a result of a 6 percent decline in the average farm price and an 8 percent decrease in production during the season, which typically runs from August through […]