Hirono, Gabbard announce $1M to fight CBB

By |December 20th, 2014|

MEDIA RELEASE

Sen. Mazie K. Hirono, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced $1 million to help combat the coffee berry borer that has been ravaging Hawaii Island coffee farms for almost four years.

The funding will be distributed through the Integrated Pest Management (IMP) Program at USDA and be divided between Hawaii […]