Month: October 2010

Coffee Lovers Unite! was Originally Posted on October 30, 2010 by lavarock FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, October 30, 2010 Email: info@KonaCoffeeFarmers.org website: www.KonaCoffeeFarmers.org Farmers Asking For Immediate Suspension of Green Coffee Imports The Kona Coffee Farmers Association has passed …

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Goodbye Columbus was Originally Posted on October 29, 2010 by lavarock Years ago I blogged about Air Canada’s first direct flight to Kona. I was there to help greet visitors to our island (even though I had only been a …

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The Good and The Bad was Originally Posted on October 29, 2010 by lavarock I want to pass along (exactly as written) a Government job posting on this island. Please read it carefully and see if you can catch some …

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Water Update was Originally Posted on October 29, 2010 by lavarock While waiting for the pump parts to arrive (and me to remember how to reassemble them), I took a hose, hooked it to my anti-backflow device and connected the …

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By The Way was Originally Posted on October 29, 2010 by lavarock I forgot to mention that the day after planting the 131 fruit trees….. (Dramatic pause for effect)…. the irrigation pump shut down! With trees wilting in the drought, …

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Hilo was Originally Posted on October 29, 2010 by lavarock Oftentimes I have a thought for a blog entry AND some photos to go with it. Also oftentimes, I don’t have the photos ready to post when I post the …

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Transitions was Originally Posted on October 23, 2010 by lavarock I ordered 180 trees or so and 131 have been delivered. The rest are unavailable or back ordered. With help, at 4pm today, all received trees are in the ground. …

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“Huki Puke” A Novel Event was Originally Posted on October 23, 2010 by lavarock A “novel” event will be happening tomorrow up county here. Called Huki Puke (pronounced who key poo kay) the event will be similar to the building …

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One Potato, Two Potato was Originally Posted on October 23, 2010 by lavarock I was on my own today with the trees. Fighting a very sore hip, I still was able to stage the last of the trees in their …

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Friday Night Lights was Originally Posted on October 23, 2010 by lavarock I like the TV show Friday Night Lights, a series concerning a football team in Texas. Hawaii also likes sports, but a national news item today causes one …

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