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access to services & inputs

Providing farmers with a package of services (input, training, credit) is perceived as key for farmers to turn farming into a lucrative business.

Access and adequate use of inputs like planting materials, fertilizer, chemicals and spraying equipment can make a big difference for cocoa farmers. But access to inputs can be quite challenging, as well as their adequate application.

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This article evaluates the impact of Cocoa Abrabopa in Ghana. This private - sector initiative in Ghana's cocoa indutry provides packages of services to organized farmers.


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