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Promoting kava exports, ignoring sustainability

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By Richard Markham On 1 December 2021, Australia launched a pilot program for the commercial importation of kava from the Pacific islands, joining a modest global boom in trade in this iconic Pacific product. As Pacific Trade Invest Australia declared…

Australia reviewing kava import restrictions

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Dear Editor, You might wish to consider this story. Yours sincerely: Frank Short Recent sales of Kava in the Solomon Islands will have encouraged local growers to increase their yields and earn more income. The latest news from Radio New…



Finally at least we now have for the first time a Temotuan who is doing milling of Kava roots and stocks, packing them then selling them locally or exporting them. After the news of planting Kava (le’nchal’ker) in Temotu rocks…