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Cross River government releases land allocation for cocoa farming

The Cross River government says it has released the 2019/20 Cocoa Land Lease Allocation to beneficiary farmers in the state.

Cross River sets up task force to recover N700 million debt from coco farmers

The Cross River State government has set up a task force to recover over N700m owed by cocoa farmers in the last four years.

Cross River government threatens to sanction indebted cocoa lease allottees

Cross River Government has directed beneficiaries of 2016-2019 cocoa lease allocation who are yet to pay their lease fees to clear such debts before June 21, to avoid possible sanctions.

Cross River to crush 30,000 tonnes of cocoa annually

Cross River Government has set a target of crushing 30,000 tons of cocoa annually beginning from 2018/2019 Farming season, Mr Oscar Ofuka, Special Adviser to the Governor on Cocoa Development, has said.

Governor Ayade’s aide urges Cross River workers to cultivate cocoa

Mr Oscar Ofuka, the Special Adviser to the Governor of Cross River on Cocoa Development, has urged workers in the state to embrace cocoa cultivation to improve their income.

Export promotion council set to address inadequacies in cocoa export

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) is set to address inadequacies and raise awareness of farmers on processing high-quality cocoa for export.

Cross River govt to recover rent from cocoa farmers

The Department of Cocoa Development in Cross River says it is set to recover the N108.4 million rent from farmers to whom the State Government leased out its cocoa estates.

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