Ghc800 per bag of cocoa: Cocoa Farmers disappointed in the Government
Ghana, cocoa farmers have expressed disappointed in the Government and Cocobod for the new cocoa price.
The cocoa farmers are worried that, the cocoa season, 2022/2023 cocoa price is unfair to the farmers in the country, Ghana.
Almost all the Cocoa Farmers across the country have expressed worries about the new price for cocoa.
The cocoa farmers who also members of the following Cocoa associations in Ghana, Obaatanpa Cocoa Farmers Co-operative Union, Dormaaman Cocoa Farmers Cooperative Union, Ghana National Cocoa Farmers Association (GNACOFA) ,Upper Dwira North Cocoa Farmers Co-operative Union, WASSA Cocoa Farmers Co-operative Union etc. say they all not excited about the price.
They have disclosed today in an interview with the media that, Government and Cocobod should expect small volume of cocoa beans this season.
They said either they will cut down their cocoa trees and find alternative or sell it outside the country.
They disclosed that, the GHc800.00 per bag of cocoa in Ghana sells at 900CFA in Ivory Coast which is equivalent to GHc1,390.00.
Therefore, they have asked the government and Cocobod to come out with another new price else…. they will advice themselves.
Call their executives below.
Obaatampa Cocoa Farmers Cooperative Union,
Mr Frank Aduhene : 0249362211.
Ghana National Cocoa Farmers Association (GNACOFA), Nana Yaa Asantewaa:
Coalition for Cocoa Sector Reforms, Mr Ayisi Kumah: 0204953449
WASSA Cocoa Farmers Cooperative Union,
Nana Boachie :0242531138.
Dormaaman Cocoa Farmers Cooperative Union , Papa Kwame: 0244717804.
Upper Dwira North Cocoa Farmers Cooperative Union,
Nana Ankomah: 0275001148.
Ghana National Cocoa Farmers Association(GNACOFA) president, Mr Stephenson Anane Boateng: 024 636 3397.
WASSA Cocoayou Farmers Cooperative Union president, Nana Acampong:
Safwi Cooperative Union president,
Aboagye Ntori 0240731395
Tarkwa Cooperative Union president,
Nana Addo Tei 0242562884
SOURCE: Obofo Michael(Agyenkwafm)/Filasconews.com