Ghana’s cocoa regulator plans to raise $750 million in loans to finance the replacement of almost half of the trees that produce the crop in the country because they are either old or ridden with disease. Ghana Cocoa Board wants to replace more than 400,000 hectares (988,431 acres) of trees over the next five to eight years. Read the entire article at:
Lutheran World Relief Launches the LWR Regional Cocoa Flavor Map of Small…
The Regional Cocoa Flavor Map is an online tool highlighting the unique profiles of cocoa produced by farmers in El Salvador, Nicaragua and Honduras. It is being unveiled at the Salon du Chocolat in Paris, Oct. 28 to Nov. 1.