China celebrates first International Tea Day

May 21 this year marks the first International Tea Day, which was designated by the UN on Nov 27, 2019. As a large producer of tea in the world, China began tea consuming about 5,000 years ago and is a home to a variety of teas. To celebrate the festival, a series of events took place at the Chinese Businessman Museum in Beijing on Thursday.

Guangnan, Yunnan: tea helps poverty alleviation

(picture: Tea farmers are picking tea)

Diwei Township, Guangnan County, Wenshan Zhuang and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, governs 8 village committees and 126 villager groups, living in 6 ethnic groups of Han, Zhuang, Miao, Yao, Yi and Hui. In the process of poverty alleviation, the village adopts the mode of "company + cooperative + poor households + policy", which promotes the development of tea industry and drives the farmers to get rid of poverty and increase their income.


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Good Mountain, Good Water, Good Tea, Laoshan Mountain Tea

Tea pickers pick new leaves of Datian tea at the spring tea mountain in Xiaoyang, Laoshan. (Photo by Li Ziheng)

As the temperature warmed up, Laoshan Spring Tea entered the picking season. During May 1st, Laoshan Alpine Datian Tea, known as the first tea in Jiangbei, began to be picked. The inherent mountain springs, sea fog, and soil of Laoshan Mountain have created the excellent quality of local tea leaves with "thick leaves, strong flavor, high aroma, and resistance to brewing", and are therefore well-known at home and abroad.


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Hexi Corridor is gradually rejuvenating modern cold and drought agriculture Gansu agricultural products become "black horses" for export


In the middle of April, tomato ripened in modern agricultural greenhouse in Gobi desert, Minle County, Zhangye City, Gansu Province. The Hexi Corridor along the Silk Road in Gansu Province has a disadvantage in developing quantitative agriculture in the era of short economy due to climate problems. Today, the "modern cold and dry agriculture" explored and developed by the local government has gradually improved, and is gradually meeting the needs of domestic and foreign diners in pursuit of healthy, organic, characteristic and diversified.

Aquaponics Presents A New Way To Grow Sustainable Fish And Veggies

In a recirculating system, fish tank water is pumped to vegetables in a greenhouse. Aquaponics uses no soil, and instead the plants sit cozily in floating foam rafts with roots hanging down into water-filled tubs. Fish excrement acts as a natural fertilizer, and in turn, the veggies purify the water in this mutually beneficial system.


After the epidemic, will 70 million people continue to buy vegetables online?

Normal operation of vegetable farms

At the beginning of 2020, fresh e-commerce seems to be on the rocket.
The epidemic is like a rocket booster, pushing fresh e-commerce to a climax. According to relevant statistics, within 30 days after the Spring Festival, the number of active users of fresh e-commerce is nearly 70 million, an increase of about 57% over the same period last year, and the average number of daily use and the length of use are both more than 20%.

"Super hot mom" essential health artifact-Leica mini healthcare machine

One machine with multiple functions, take care of baby / wellness and leisure

Leica mini health-care drinking machine includes Italian original filter, filter kettle, boiling kettle, 304 stainless steel handle cup, 304 heating chassis, bird's nest special glass stew pot, stainless steel filter tea net and other configurations, truly achieving more than one net drinking machine The purpose is not only a water purifier, but also a health pot or a kettle, to help spicy mothers to cope with various health needs of life.

Spring tea production has basically ended

tea garden

The reporter learned from the Hangzhou West Lake Scenic Area Administrative Committee that tea trees have been pruned in the tea gardens of the Longjing tea production area in West Lake.

Don't underestimate this work. Pruning the tea garden after the end of spring tea is the key to ensuring high yield of spring tea in the coming year.