Objectives

The specific objectives of the company are:

  • To facilitate strong and vibrant smallholder FBOs in the Eastern and Volta Regions of Ghana as a conduit for education and behaviour change for farmers to accept and practice the internationally recognised safety standards for the production of premium organic and UTZ-Chemical Residue Free cocoa;
  • Build capacity of peasant cocoa farmers in the Eastern and Volta Regions of Ghana in premium organic and Social Impact Cocoa Production;
  • To pay to recruited farmers a premium price for producing organic and UTZ-Chemical Residue Free cocoa;
  • To train recruited organic and UTZ-Chemical Residue Free Farmers on the need to carry out good farm management practices to ensure increased production and premium price for their produce;
  • To participate fully in any arrangement that will be made to enhance the welfare of recruited farmers; and
  • To further transparent and equitable relations in the cocoa value chain.