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About the Farm

Kona Kava Farm is nestled on the fertile volcanic slopes of Kona’s Hualalai Mountain where climatic conditions and micronutrient-rich soil are famous for producing Hawaii’s most sought-after coffee.

Kava Safety

There has been some bad press about Kava Kava by individuals and companies who we are sure are acting with the best of intent, but ,we felt it was important to devote an entire page of our blog to this important topic.

Who Is Makaira?

Aloha! I’m Makaira, who used to be part-owner of Kona Kava Farm, where the best (I think!) kava in the world was grown. My family comes from a long line of ‘awa growers. Many people ask if the woman on

Recent Kava Articles

Kava and Prescription Medication

Kava and Prescription Medication

Aloha, friends! It seems as though we get this question often and although we mention it in the Kona Kava Farm FAQ, we thought it would be a good idea to talk about here as well. Here are a few different versions of the same question, all basically asking the same thing: "I am on a prescription drug to treat my anxiety. I've read that kava is a natural way to treat Read More »
Why We Use Only the Roots

Why We Use Only the Roots

Questions seem to come in waves here at Kona Kava Farm.  The current question we're getting asked a lot (again) is whether or not we use only Kava roots in our products.  This is perhaps the easiest answer for us to provide, and it's an answer that will cover any reputable Kava manufacturer:  Any company who adheres to GMP manufacturing standards (as Kona Kava Farm, KavaDotCom and KV Naturals, Inc. Read More »
No Effects From My Kava!

No Effects From My Kava!

Dear Makaira, I tried all of the Kava products I ordered and didn't feel a single thing from anything of them.  Please advise! Sincerely, Concerned Customer ~~~~~~~~~~ As always, we're sorry to hear that a Kava product didn’t live up to a customer's expectations.  Every Kava product we offer is proudly manufactured under strict FDA-compliant conditions in a G.M.P. manufacturing facility.  That means our Kava products not only adhere to a basic minimum of quality, Read More »
Kava Roots Are Serious Business

Kava Roots Are Serious Business

We take bringing you the best Kava we can grow and/or source as seriously as we have taken Kava as a business in our family for many generations.  We take great pride in the Kava we offer, partly because it's the same Kava that we take ourselves on a daily basis.  That means we treat every customer as we would treat ourselves automatically!  If we were interested in "cashing in" Read More »
Do You Wholesale?

Do You Wholesale?

Yes, yes, and yes!  We love to wholesale our products and Kava.com products to our treasured customers.  If it's between 9-5, Monday-Friday Pacific Time, then why not just call us at  Most of our wholesale information is answered in the "Do You Wholesale?" FAQ on our parent site; Kava.com, but I can give you a brief rundown here: We’re proud of the personalized service and attention to you that we offer Read More »