San Isidro to be the cacao capital of Davao del Norte
Local agricultural players pledged to make the municipality of San Isidro become the "cacao capital of Davao del Norte" in a stakeholders forum organized by the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF)
Balancing the Brew of the Chocolate Business
Seeing that the cocoa supply could be kicked up and bring better incomes to Philippine rural farmers, Seed Core geared up to provide quality cacao seedlings to rural communities by establishing a collective network of nurseries.
Sweet success for cacao farmers
The inviting sweet aroma of ‘Sikwate’ or chocolate drink looks deliciously irresistible as it is slowly poured through a ‘batirol’ (a traditional wooden tool to make a chocolate drink).