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State moves to limit spread of coffee fungus

  • COURTESY STATE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
                                The state Department of Agriculture announced this week that coffee leaf rust was confirmed on coffee plants growing on Hawaii Island.

    COURTESY STATE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

    The state Department of Agriculture announced this week that coffee leaf rust was confirmed on coffee plants growing on Hawaii Island.

Following the discovery of coffee leaf rust on two islands, the state Department of Agriculture is moving to enact emergency rules aimed at preventing the notorious pest from spreading to the rest of the state. Read more

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