Tea plantation

Richard Carey -

Temperatures exceeding 38oC (100oF) in Hubei, Yunnan, Jiangxi, Hunan, northeastern Guizhou, eastern Sichuan, and Chongqing exacerbated the effects of low rainfall since spring leading the government of China to declare a level 4 emergency in August. Read more

Tea Report

The cradle of coffee may be its salvation as researchers working in Ethiopia identify farm-level adaptations to protect arabica from threats posed by climate change. Read more


Heavy rainfall in the Thyolo and Mulanje regions of the country in February brought back hope to the Malawi tea farmers after very dry weather in December and January. Read more

Tea Report

  • Coffee beans at a plantation after rain in Vietnam

    Anastasiia -

    Coffee beans at a plantation after rain in Vietnam

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