29 June 2020
Farmers in West Kwara’ae receive $65,000 for their kava crop.
An article in today’s Island Sun newspaper tells the encouraging story about six famers in Abuala Community in West Kwara’ae, Malaita having reaped the rewards from their kava crop which was sold last Saturday to Kubonitu Holding Limited.
Among the six were five women who received $10,000 each for their kava products.
An observer later said the sale of the kava crop was a good sign towards building the rural economy.
Kubonitu Holding encourages people in the Solomon Islands to grow kava as the agricultural crop can support and assist the needs of families and communities now and in the near future.
It is reported Kubonitu Holding has acknowledged the national government for supporting the SI kava industry in its strategic policy 2020.
Source: Island Sun newspaper.