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farmer entrepreneurship

Many smallholder cocoa farmers see farming as a ‘way of life’. A way to increase productivity levels on a cocoa farm and the income for farmers is to provide them with entrepreneurial skills, enabling them to treat farming as a ‘business’.

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The Dutch International Trade Initiative (IDH) works hard with the sector to professionalize cocoa farmers. IDH has a number of relevant programmes that support farmer entrepreneurship.

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