On 8th April 2017. The Moruga Museum will host its first Cocoa and Chocolate day. The event will give the history of the history of the cocoa industry over the last few centuries based on the Archival information of the Moruga Museum’s Archive.
The processess involved in cocoa preperation and the chocolate process. Invitations are being sent out to the various government Ministries and Members of the Diplomatic corum. The Moruga cocoa cooperative will also be launched on the same date at the event. Participating will be the members of the Merikin Inc. organisation. Schools that have participated in the educational chocolate making programme will also be participating.
The future of the cocoa and the chocolate industry in Moruga will be further explored, it is hoped that the Moruga Cocoa Cooperative will enguage in ways to export and seek partnership to supply a larger chocolate producing company externally.