Posts Tagged ‘beans’

Exploring New Ways To Crack Beans

My cocoa bean cracker prototype (for almost one year, until now) has been performing well and I am very happy with it. I am thinking of creating a stainless steel version. Or, perhaps make it more compact and perform better. My current contraption consist of two main parts, a roller and a stationary plane. The […]

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Cacao Beans Handling and Storage

export quality cacao beans

Storage is different from the two words proper storage. The latter involves preservation of quality. It is a race among beans and its enemies namely moisture, molds, weevils and other unremovable foreign objects like liquid chemicals and odorants. Here is a true story. I packed the beans inside PE bag and put the bag inside […]

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