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Cote d'Ivoire | 14 May 2015
Cash-strapped Ivorian farmers struggle

Poor weather has resulted in a small, low-quality cocoa crop in several of Ivory Coast's top growing regions, cutting farmers' earnings and leaving them struggling to prepare for next season, they sai...

Cote d'Ivoire | 15 May 2013
African agriculture efficiency evaluated

University of Western Australia researchers have outlined ways for 33 African countries to improve their agricultural sectors. Researchers found that agricultural efficiency differed across regions...

Cote d'Ivoire | 10 April 2013
12,000 farmers given seed to relaunch food crops

Some 12,000 farmers from 12 villages in Taï sub-prefecture, in south-western Côte d'Ivoire, are being given seed and farming tools from 8 to 12 April by the International Committee of the Red Cross (I...

Cote d'Ivoire | 4 November 2011
Ivory Coast to raise profits for coca farmers

A major restructuring of the cocoa sector is under way in Ivory Coast, officials announced Thursday in reforms they say will give a boost to the country’s growers by guaranteeing them a minim pr...

Cote d'Ivoire | 25 January 2011
Bitter taste as cocoa price soars

Chocolate lovers face the prospect of having to tighten their belts after the price of cocoa soared to a 12-month high yesterday.