Harvest Review: Assam’s Smallholders Inherit the Land

Categories: CTC, Growing Regions, Harvest Report, India, loose leaf tea, monsoon teas, Origin

Jorhat, Assam The vast Brahmaputra Valley holds the world’s greatest concentration of tea. Commercial production began 180 years ago in a region that has 800 of the largest plantations in the world; employs 686,000 tea workers daily and is vast enough to harbor ancient tea forests that have flourished for millennia. Assam is the most […]