Benguet Governor Cresencio Pacalso is eyeing to strengthen cacao farming in the province.
The Benguet politiko said farmers need to be trained in cacao production techniques before they will be given cacao seedlings.
Pacalso said suspected marijuana cultivators need to be given alternative livelihood.
The provincial government has recently acquired a cacao variety from Davao.
Davao is one of the biggest cacao producers in the country.