Cacao virtual seminar series

The Cacao virtual seminar series hosted by the Caribbean Climate Hub explores a variety of key topics to promote regional cocao culture. These seminars will be held with international experts in Spanish every two weeks at 9:00am Central America and 11:00am Puerto Rico time, with translation available.
Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of cocoa and prepare for the National Cocoa Symposium at the end of August in Puerto Rico!
Modality: ONLINE Exclusively (Webinars)

Dates: May – July 2024

👉🏽Friday, May 17: Evaluation of clones tolerant to Monila/Black cob in timber SAF.
👉🏽Friday, May 31: Comprehensive cocoa quality from harvest to processing protocols.
👉🏽Friday, June 13: CATIE cocoa genetic improvement program.
👉🏽Friday, June 28: Mitigation of Cadmium in cocoa.
👉🏽Friday, July 12: SNP markers as a basis for genetic fingerprinting and traceability of cocoa.
👉🏽Friday, July 26: Combination of rootstocks X grafting to reduce water stress in cocoa.

Missed a seminar? Click to view past seminars on our Youtube channel below!