Cocoa is one of the beneficial and natural resource that most African countries retain income.
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Apart from producing chocolate and Milo from cocoa,there are a number side benefits that cocoa tree can give out.
The leaves and of cocoa is helpful in curbing some health disorders such as stroke,cancer, hypertension, diabetes when boiled and drink.
2. SOAP AND CREAM PRODUCTION.
When the cocoa beans are removed, the pods can be used to produce a soap .
This locally made soap produced from ashes burnt from cocoa pods are good for all skin types.
3. HOT/ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
The fermented beans can be used to produce hot drinks locally for family gathering or ceremony.
In some societies where healthy lifestyle is cherished,the growing pods are used as vegetables for soups and stews in our homes.
5. The last but not the least,cocoa is the backbone of every nation that exports it to the world market.
Economically,cocoa is best world wide ranking Agricultural product.