Contributions

Bean counting

Productivity is a numbers game but for cocoa, it isn’t as simple as adding one bean on top of another.

9 Nov 2015

The roofed city: Protecting cocoa from an uncertain climate

At a time when climate change is on everyone’s lips, it is imperative that the cocoa industry ready itself for the future.

9 Nov 2015

Cracking the code – Part 1

At the Cocoa Research Centre laboratories in Trinidad, new genetic tools and procedures are being developed and optimised for use in cocoa breeding.

9 Nov 2015

Changing the Face of Cocoa Plantations – Part 1

To maximize yield, scientists at the Cocoa Research Centre are re-thinking the layout of cocoa plantations.

9 Nov 2015

Changing the Face of Cocoa Plantations – Part 2

In an industry where every bean counts, devastating losses from disease can lead a cocoa plantation to ruin.

9 Nov 2015