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14-05-2020
COCOBOD RECEIVES COVID-19 RELIEF ITEMS FROM MONDELEZ FOR COCOA FARMER

Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has received several items from Mondelez International, one of the world’s leading chocolate companies to fight the spread of the deadly corona virus disease in cocoa communities.


The items, worth Four Hundred and Fifty Four Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc454,000), include 460 veronica buckets, 460 techy taps, thermometer guns, 3700 litres of hand sanitizers and...

06-05-2020
COCOBOD CHIEF EXECUTIVE INSPECTS ONGOING MASS PRUNING EXERCISE ON COCOA FARMS

The Chief Executive of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Hon. Joseph Boahen Aidoo has embarked on a three-day field inspection and farmer-engagement tour of some cocoa communities in two of the crop-producing regions.



During the tour, he will inspect several farms to familiarise himself with the progress of the mass pruning exercise, which usually starts in the first quarter of each ...

05-05-2020
COCOBOD TAKES DELIVERY OF MORE DONATIONS FOR THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has taken delivery of an additional set of donations from another stakeholder in the cocoa sector in support of the fight against COVID-19, particularly, in cocoa-growing communities in the country.


Barry Callebaut, a cocoa processing company located at Tema in the Greater Accra Region, today presented three hundred (300) pieces of Veronica Buckets, three...

02-04-2020
COCOBOD TAKES DELIVERY OF GH₵2.4MILLION WORTH OF MEDICATED SOAP FOR FARMERS

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) was today presented with 1.2 million units of medicated soap worth GH₵2.4 million, which are to be distributed to cocoa farmers in the country in support of the effort to combat COVID-19.



The donation came from Ecom Ghana Limited. Muhammadu Muzzammil, the country manager of the company, who donated the soaps said the company could not look on unconc...