beans processed at the Gresik plant will be supplied primarily from Sulawesi, where cocoa
farming is the principal income for hundreds of thousands of families and where Cargill has been sourcing cocoa
We are pleased to welcome Cargill as a partner in Cocoa
Life," said Cathy Pieters, Mondelyoz International's Cocoa
Life Program Director.
In early 2007, Cocoa
Family decided to move their focus to reaching customers directly rather than going through exporters and distributors.
Despite this--there is a continually mounting demand for cocoa
Once formed, coat immediately with cocoa
powder, chopped nuts or other dry coatings.
The triangular building, similar in shape to the iconic Flatiron Building in Midtown, served as the original site of the New York Cocoa
Exchange from 1931 to 1972.
This causes cocoa
butter to separate from the chocolate.
The history of cocoa
bean harvesting has been dark.
Made from the beans of the tropical plant Theobroma cacao, cocoa
was a favorite drink of ancient Maya and Aztec people in Mesoamerica.
This month's Nutrition Hotline concerns the diagnosis of anemia, and the amount of caffeine present in chocolate and cocoa
The impact has been devastating," says Wallace Setenta, president of the National Association of Cocoa
A farmers registration exercise, conducted by the Ghana Cocoa
Board between October 1996 and March 1997, has revealed that cocoa
production is falling because a sizeable amount of the national plantation is ageing.