Aromatic profile: Cocoa, raspberry, cashew Content in cocoa = 70% Esco project was part of EPOPA's activities to increase exports of certified organic cocoa and vanilla from the Bundibugyo district in the far east of the country. Uganda. The project is in fact a restart since it was abandoned in 1998 due to political insecurity and armed conflict. The project targets farmers who are returning to their own abandoned land after experiencing the horror in refugee camps. The number of farmers involved in the project is around 2500, totaling exports of 300 tonnes of cocoa and 3500 kg of vanilla. Everything is certified organic and has allowed the producers an increase in the price paid for their products by 33% due mainly to the organic certification but also to the increase of the quality of the cocoa beans and to the increase of the productivity of the plots of cultivated land.
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