Organic Cocoa Farming


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1.  Organic Cocoa Farming
This video shows an organic cocoa farm in Nigeria. The owner of the farm explains how to cares for his cocoa trees and prevents disease without using chemical sprays. He has just started to use manure and decayed cocoa pods to fertilise the trees. He is very happy with the income he makes from organic cocoa farming.

2.  Techniques of Cocoa Cultivation 

This video provides a lot of guidelines, advice, and techniques for growing cocoa trees. The guidelines for applying fertiliser will need to be adapted to how to use Bio-Plant and Pro-Plant to fertilise cocoa trees

3.  Cocoa Farming Resources

You can find some videos and other resources on this page to help you to grow cocoa trees. The resources recommend the use of chemical fertiliser, but the techniques for growing cocoa seeds are explained well.

4.  Grafting Cocoa

This video explains in detail how to graft cocoa trees.

5.  Grafting, and Air-Layering Cocoa Trees

This video explains the techniques and benefits of grafting cocoa trees, taking root cuttings, and air-layering in order to grow cocoa trees.

6.  How to Prune Cocoa Trees

This video provides detailed guidelines so that you can prune your cocoa trees and increase your yield.

7. Cocoa Tree Cutting Machine

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These photographs show the benefits of using such a machine, especially the cocoa trees have an abundance of flowers.

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