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31-05-2019
COCOBOD BOSS MEETS STANDARD BANK TEAM

A 17-member delegation from the Standard Bank Group, parent company of Stanbic Bank-Ghana has met with the Chief Executive of Ghana Cocoa Board, (COCOBOD) Hon Joseph Boahen Aidoo as part of the company’s immersion programme of providing learning opportunities on how to grow Africa’s business and banking sectors.


Briefing the delegation on COCOBOD’s operations, Hon Joseph Boahen Ai...

28-05-2019
PRESS RELEASE: CLOSURE OF 2018/19 MAIN CROP SEASON

It is hereby notified for the general information that the purchase of the 2018/19 Main crop season will cease at close of business on THURSDAY 30TH MAY, 2019.



In order to assist the Licensed Buying Companies (LBCs) to obtain the final returns from up-country centres, the Ghana Cocoa Board has decided that returns on the declared purchases will be accepted up to 4.00pm on THURSDAY 6TH...

30-04-2019
COCOBOD HUMAN RESOURCE DIRECTOR TOURS COCOA FARMS IN THE BONO AND AHAFO REGIONS

Director of Human Resource of Ghana Cocoa Board, Mr. Francis Akwasi Opoku has applauded personnel engaged to undertake the Mass Pruning Exercise on cocoa farms for their commitment to increase productivity on cocoa farms across the country.


Mr. Opoku was interacting with Pruning gangs during a two-day working tour of cocoa farms in the Bono and Ahafo Regions.


According to him...

12-04-2019
COCOBOD INCREASES INCENTIVE PACKAGE FOR COCOA REHABILITATION

Ghana Cocoa Board has reviewed upwards, the initial treatment grant which is part of the compensation package for landowners and cocoa farmers who agree to cut and replant their Cocoa Swollen Shoot Virus (CSSV) affected cocoa farms under the on-going National Cocoa Rehabilitation Programme. The initial treatment grant which was pegged at Ghc552.96 has now been increased to Ghc1000.00 per hectar...