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COURTESY KATHLEEN GIAMBALVO MauiGrown Coffee's crops are nurtured year-round in an ideal climate for growing outstanding coffee. Molokai is in the background.
COURTESY LINN NISHIKAWA MauiGrown Coffee's Yellow Caturra is the first to ripen, with harvest usually starting in September. This variety of coffee is yellow instead of the conventional red when it is ripe.
COURTESY MARILYN JANSEN LOPES Greg Stille, co-owner of Piliani Kope Farm and president of the Hawaii Coffee Association, shows visitors his coffee orchard.