Cocoa in Ikom: Origin and cultivation

  • M–BA Eba


This paper takes a look generally at the origin of cocoa in Nigeria, with particular reference to Ikom Local Government Area in Cross River State. The paper addresses Ikom from the generic perspective to include Etung and Boki Local Government Areas. Apart from the origin and spread of cocoa into Nigeria and Ikom, the paper shall also discuss methods and different stages of cocoa cultivation.

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eISSN: 1119-443X