Drying Cacao, Trinidad

Being a relatively large Caribbean island, Trinidad was able to diversify more than most Caribbean economies. Cacao cultivation was influenced by an influx of Venezuelan farmers who brought the practice and skills from mainland South America to Trinidad. Picture courtesy of the The Caribbean Photo Archive

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