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Sustainability within cocoa bean farming community, fair-trade and organic certification issues, tranceparency and traceability
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China Cocoa Powder Buyers Renegotiating Contracts in Southeast Asia - Jakarta Globe

China Cocoa Powder Buyers Renegotiating Contracts in Southeast Asia - Jakarta Globe | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Jakarta GlobeChina Cocoa Powder Buyers Renegotiating Contracts in Southeast AsiaJakarta GlobeA worker unloads cocoa beans from a sack to be processed at Bumitangerang Mesindotama, Indonesia A worker unloads cocoa beans from a sack to be processed ...
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USDA 2012 Food Assistance Programs to Benefit Nearly 10 Million Worldwide - Agri-Pulse

USDA 2012 Food Assistance Programs to Benefit Nearly 10 Million Worldwide - Agri-Pulse | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
USDA 2012 Food Assistance Programs to Benefit Nearly 10 Million WorldwideAgri-Pulse"These two international food assistance programs are important tools in the US effort to support global food security and sustainable agriculture production through...
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ASU receives a $27.5 million investment for sustainability | ASU ...

ASU receives a $27.5 million investment for sustainability | ASU ... | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Walton Family Foundation invested $27.5 million to ASU's Global Institute of Sustainability to further sustainable education for students at the University and worldwide.
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Whole Foods to stop sale of unsustainable seafood - The Daily Advertiser

Whole Foods to stop sale of unsustainable seafood - The Daily Advertiser | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Whole Foods to stop sale of unsustainable seafoodThe Daily AdvertiserAP ALBANY, NY — Whole Foods Market said Friday that it will stop selling fish caught from depleted waters or through ecologically damaging methods, a move that comes as supermarkets...
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Chocolate, red wine or aspirin: Which should you be ingesting daily? - Globe and Mail

Chocolate, red wine or aspirin: Which should you be ingesting daily? - Globe and Mail | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Globe and MailChocolate, red wine or aspirin: Which should you be ingesting daily?
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Barry Callebaut cautious, as investments hit H1 profit - Reuters

Barry Callebaut cautious, as investments hit H1 profit - Reuters | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Barry Callebaut cautious, as investments hit H1 profitReutersS), the world's largest maker of chocolate products, warned that markets in Western Europe and North America remained fragile as it reported a slight dip in first-half profits.
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Chocolate Wasted « Wanna Bee Healthy

Do you absolutely love chocolate? Do you find yourself dreaming about chocolate? Would you believe of us if we told you it could help keep you slim? Well, it's true! Studies have shown that eating chocolate can help lower ...
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Study: Chocolate and wine aid weight loss - WZZM

Study: Chocolate and wine aid weight loss - WZZM | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Study: Chocolate and wine aid weight lossWZZMGRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) - A study released by San Diego's University of California found regular consumption of wine and chocolate can help you lose weight.
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International commission offers road map to sustainable agriculture - University of Wisconsin-Madison

International commission offers road map to sustainable agriculture - University of Wisconsin-Madison | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
University of Wisconsin-MadisonInternational commission offers road map to sustainable agricultureUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonIn their report, the Commission on Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change proposes specific policy responses to the...
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Chocolate Easter Egg Sells for $10000 - KWCH

Chocolate Easter Egg Sells for $10000 - KWCH | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
KWCHChocolate Easter Egg Sells for $10000KWCHLONDON - Chocolatier William Curley has set a Guinness World Record by crafting the most expensive non-jeweled chocolate egg ever sold at auction.
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Bean crazy - Sydney Morning Herald

Bean crazy - Sydney Morning Herald | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldBean crazySydney Morning HeraldAll the way back to raw cocoa beans. Marshall has attended chocolate workshops at the Savour school in Melbourne for many years, where he learned to work with and temper fine chocolate.
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Giant chocolate bar pays a visit to SL school - Deseret News

Giant chocolate bar pays a visit to SL school - Deseret News | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Deseret NewsGiant chocolate bar pays a visit to SL schoolDeseret NewsTour, featuring the world's largest chocolate bar. The bar weighs 12190 pounds. Chocolate lovers could eat their hearts out 12000 times over at an elementary school on Tuesday.
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World Cocoa Foundation African Cocoa Initiative Will Benefit 100000 Cocoa Farm ... - Afribiz.info

World Cocoa Foundation African Cocoa Initiative Will Benefit 100000 Cocoa Farm ...Afribiz.infoACCRA, Ghana, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), the US government's Feed the Future Initiative, and the Sustainable Trade...
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Bulk Cosmetic and Skin Butters

Bulk Cosmetic and Skin Butters | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Providing fine butters for all natural body care application.
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City of Claremont earns green award - 89.3 KPCC (blog)

City of Claremont earns green award - 89.3 KPCC (blog) | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
89.3 KPCC (blog)City of Claremont earns green award89.3 KPCC (blog)Claremont is the first city in California to be honored with the “Silver” award in recognition of sustainability efforts in the community.
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Chocolate: Not just for desserts any more - Vancouver Sun

Chocolate: Not just for desserts any more - Vancouver Sun | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
BangstyleChocolate: Not just for desserts any moreVancouver SunDaring duo aren't afraid to match it with sweet and savoury dishes Typical of love affairs, relations with chocolate can be difficult and crazy-making.
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Discover the many wonders of chocolate!

Discover the many wonders of chocolate! | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Throughout the years, chocolate has evolved to include milk and sugar, reducing the bitterness of the drink and, unfortunately, its health properties. Chocolate in its original form is still used in the recipes of many Latin ...
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Nestlé study says eating dark chocolate may lower stress levels - Examiner.com

Nestlé study says eating dark chocolate may lower stress levels - Examiner.com | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Nestlé study says eating dark chocolate may lower stress levelsExaminer.comA lot of people who like chocolate have to weigh concerns about high calories in sugared chocolate against reports of the possible health benefits of chocolate.
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Chocolate, beyond Easter and dessert - StarPhoenix

Chocolate, beyond Easter and dessertStarPhoenixThe Easter season for many equals chocolates. Kids hunt for chocolate eggs in parks, filling up their little baskets.
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Chocolate lovers are thinner, study says - The Salinas Californian

Chocolate lovers are thinner, study saysThe Salinas CalifornianSweet news about those chocolate cravings: People who consume moderate amounts of chocolate more frequently are thinner than those who eat it less often, according to a new study.
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10 Fairtrade and Organic Sources For Easter Chocolate : TreeHugger

10 Fairtrade and Organic Sources For Easter Chocolate : TreeHugger | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Buying ethically produced chocolate bunnies, bars, and eggs for Easter is a lot more difficult than you'd think. Choose from these companies for a guilt-free Easter basket.
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Does Food + Technology = Sustainable Food? - Triple Pundit

Does Food + Technology = Sustainable Food? - Triple Pundit | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Triple PunditDoes Food + Technology = Sustainable Food?
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Bloomer Candy finishing Easter orders, rolling out new products - Coshocton Tribune

Bloomer Candy finishing Easter orders, rolling out new products - Coshocton Tribune | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Bloomer Candy finishing Easter orders, rolling out new productsCoshocton TribuneTrevor Jones/Tribune » The chocolate is brewed at 115 degrees, but is tempered down to between 86.5 to 87 degrees before being applied in the production process.
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Oaxacan Chocolate Cake and Vanilla-Bean Ice Cream - AZ Central.com

Oaxacan Chocolate Cake and Vanilla-Bean Ice Cream - AZ Central.com | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Oaxacan Chocolate Cake and Vanilla-Bean Ice CreamAZ Central.comAdd melted chocolate and mix well. Pour into prepared cake molds. Bake for 35 to 45 minutes, or until a toothpick comes out clean when inserted into the cake.
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10000 memory cards stash in chocolate bars - Times of India

10000 memory cards stash in chocolate bars - Times of India | Cocoa Family Farms | Scoop.it
Mid-Day10000 memory cards stash in chocolate barsTimes of IndiaMumbai: Chocolates may be an unusual carrier of memory cards, but Customs officials at Mumbai international airport found the electronic chips spilling out of chocolate bars during a...
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