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Go Lokal! Opens its First Store in Davao City

Go Lokal! Opens its First Store in Davao City

The 103rd Go Lokal! store was opened last Friday at the Abreeza Ayala Mall, Davao City. Cacao Culture Farms attended the opening together with ot...
100,000 MT of Cacao by 2022 - PH target increased by 40 percent

100,000 MT of Cacao by 2022 - PH target increased by 40 percent

A 40-percent increase in the production target is set for the country's cacao industry.   In a document obtained by the Philippin...
Cagayan Valley Boosts Cacao Industry - Region 2 gearing towards being globally competitive

Cagayan Valley Boosts Cacao Industry - Region 2 gearing towards being globally competitive

Even with smaller contributions to the country's cacao industry in comparison to other regions, the Regional Cacao Council (RCC) of Cagayan V...
Cacao Doctors Training -  DAR boosts ARBs entrepreneurship skills

Cacao Doctors Training - DAR boosts ARBs entrepreneurship skills

Supporting the Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) is a priority for President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, as well as for Department of Agrarian Re...
From Pomelo to Cacao - Climate change forced a Davao farm towards cacao

From Pomelo to Cacao - Climate change forced a Davao farm towards cacao

The effects of climate change are now becoming undeniable. For Davao City native Emmanuel "Nhel" Belviz who manages a durian and pomelo farm ...
Surigao del Norte Cacao Planting Activity

Surigao del Norte Cacao Planting Activity

To celebrate the Cooperative and Consumer Welfare Month, a cacao planting activity was organized by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI...
PH Cacao Among Top 50 - Country joins Salon du Chocolat for the first time

PH Cacao Among Top 50 - Country joins Salon du Chocolat for the first time

The Philippines is now on the map of cocoa-producing countries. Just recently, the Philippine cacao was selected as one of fifty samples for ...
Pursuing Cacao in Eastern Samar - Agencies encourage farmers to get serious with cacao

Pursuing Cacao in Eastern Samar - Agencies encourage farmers to get serious with cacao

The Eastern Samar Cacao Industry Development Council (ESCIDC), led by chairperson Claro Ramiro Garado, in partnership with several agencies a...
3 Ways To Enjoy Chocolate While Giving Back To The Community

3 Ways To Enjoy Chocolate While Giving Back To The Community

BY VIVIEN DEL VALLE   Chocolate makes a lot of things better. Feeling stressed? Have some chocolate! Having a bad day? Have some chocolate! Got...
Philippines Global Ambitions for its Chocolate

Philippines Global Ambitions for its Chocolate

As Philippine chocolate gains global recognition, the government is pushing the revival of the cacao industry so the country can join the ran...
Philippine- Australia Friendship Day 2018 - Celebrating Fil-Aussie Friendship In Davao City

Philippine- Australia Friendship Day 2018 - Celebrating Fil-Aussie Friendship In Davao City

The Australian Embassy in the Philippines wants to bring the celebration to a different city each year since it's proclamation in 2016. This ...
Mindanao Dominates Rubber & Cacao

Mindanao Dominates Rubber & Cacao

A study funded by the Department of Science and Technology’s Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and D...