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SPAGnVOLA

I come from a different mindset and perspective when it comes to cacao.  Owning the land, cultivating, harvesting and post-harvest processing of our cacao is not an easy task, and it allows me to gain a greater appreciation for the… Read More

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Cocoa is Ghana, Cocoa is Money

“Cocoa is Ghana and cocoa is money, thanks to our farmers for working hard to earn foreign exchange for this beautiful country.”  This quote is a line from an old song on cocoa which I grew up to sing… Read More

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Reshaping the Future of Cocoa in Africa

Seventy percent of the world’s cocoa now comes from West Africa, where family-run farms have proliferated across the landscape in recent decades. Yet in a paradox, the spread of these nonnative cocoa trees often contributes to deforestation. Rather than planting… Read More

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