Kola is a plant of hot tropical marsh woodland, with a precipitation reaching out finished a time of eight months or progressively and a temperature of somewhere in the range of 230c and 280c.
It is an evergreen plant that develops to a stature of around 4.5 meters to 18 meters or more. The harvest needs profound and very much depleted soil and flourishes in shielded valleys on the edges of woods relics, where such soils wealthy in humus occour.
Nigeria currently creates 88 percent of the world’s cola nitida edit and of this aggregate, 90 percent is devoured inside the nation essentially in the kola biting territories of the northern states. It is eaten in a new state for its empowering impact, while 10 percent just is traded. There exists wide fare showcase for it since it has a ton of clients. Kola can be handled into refreshment, kola powder, and can likewise be utilized to deliver different medications and body creams. Be that as it may, the creation level is still low in Nigeria, and there are a considerable measure of potential in kolanut generation.
PEOPLE OR INDUSTRIES IN NEED OF KOLA NUT
The real markets for kolanut are in India and China, where they are generally utilized for a great deal of things like stimulants (medications and refreshments) and furthermore for body creams. They can likewise be prepared into powder for different employments. Oil can likewise be removed from it, which additionally has a great deal of uses.
Caffeinated Drink Producers – Kola nut extricate is being utilized as a crude material for creation of caffeinated beverages, for example, Red Bull, Passion, Bullet, Power Horse, and so on. Juice and Soft drink Producers – Fruit juice and prominent soda pop makers like Coca cola and Pepsi utilize Kola nut extricate in their creation.
Refreshment/Tea Producers – There are diverse tea marks in the market today and these contain certain measure of caffeine which is removed from kola nut. Cases are home grown tea, mate tea, green tea, and so forth.