¿Dónde pagar mi inscripción al I Congreso Latinoamericano Científico Técnico en Cacao?

Nos encontramos a pocos días de este importante evento para el sector cacao de Latinoamérica, una iniciativa de MOCCA, organizada por Lutheran World Relief, con sus socios CATIE, Cocoa Research Centre y Alianza Bioversity International / CIAT, como un espacio de intercambio de ideas, líneas de investigación y enfoques de trabajo para avanzar las agendas…

I Congreso Latinoamericano Científico Técnico en Cacao a las puertas

Conversamos con  Luis Orozco Aguilar, Subdirector para Innovación e Investigación en Cacao de MOCCA , quien nos cuenta las particularidades de un evento único en la región.  El congreso es una iniciativa coorganizada por MOCCA, Lutheran World Relief y los aliados técnicos CATIE, CRC y la alianza Bioversity/CIAT, los tres centros de investigación tienen amplia…

«Before being part of the MOCCA project, I worked in my cocoa plot in a simple way and did not know much about good agricultural practices and agroforestry systems»

Gerber Manuel Caal is a young 30-year-old cacao producer.  Originally from Lanquin, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, he grew up playing and learning among the cacao plantations as this crop has been the economic support of his family for many years. However, although Gerber and his family worked hard to take care of their plantation, the lack…

Growing profitable coffee nurseries

A new guide supports nurseries to find entrepreneurial success. There is growing awareness that coffee farmers worldwide struggle to access high quality plants. A set of three newly completed guides provides seed and nursery producers with knowledge to support their professionalization. The guides include newly revised technical manuals and a brand-new guide to profitable business…