spring harvest

For those of you who have been pining for fresh 2013 dragonwell (longjing) green tea, there is good news. I have worked with fellow tea colleagues Gingko Seto of Life In Teacup and Wangxl223 of 家住龙井村 to find the latest details on the longjing harvest. Funny how weather creates unexpected change. January saw about 3 […]


2010 Chinese Spring Tea Crop: Update

by Jason on March 29, 2010

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View Tea in a larger map Wanted to share this news with you. Got an email from Jeff Yang of Hunan Provincial Yiqingyuan Tea Industry Co. Due to droughts in Guizhou, Guangxi, and Yunnan provinces there could be a smaller crop of spring teas from this area. This could have an effect on the quantities […]


Do you know where your tea is right now? Several spring teas are in the pluckers’ hands as you read this. Others are sitting in withering troughs, or being contorted into their familiar shapes by the hands of master tea makers. For example, some Long Jing harvests are already under way. Mao feng, bi luo […]