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VIDEO: Life on a Cocoa Farm

VIDEO: Life on a Cocoa Farm (2 Min., 30 Sec.)

Find out what life is like for three million cocoa farming families around the world.  This video was filmed on a typical West African cocoa farm.

Cocoa Farming Video

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After you have watched the video, see if you can answer these questions?

1. What percentage of the world's cocoa is grown in West Africa?

2. What is the average acreage of a West African cocoa farm?

3. What kind of animal is shown living on the farm?

4. What song are the children singing in school during their English lesson?

5. What sport did the children in the video play for fun?

6. What instrument is played during the celebration at the end of the harvest season?

7.What are the cocoa beans placed in after they are dry?

8. What form of payment did the farmer receive for his crop?