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Kurihara Blog: finished plucking the 2015 first flush tea Kurihara Blog: finished plucking the 2015 first flush tea

Kurihara Blog: finished plucking the 2015 first flush tea

Akio Kurihara says…: Finally finished plucking the first flush tea yesterday. All I […]
Kurihara Blog: finished plucking the 2015 first flush tea
Yokota Blog: Last harvesting for 2015 first flush tea Yokota Blog: Last harvesting for 2015 first flush tea

Yokota Blog: Last harvesting for 2015 first flush tea

Last harvesting for the first flush tea leaves this season. Working under the beautiful weather.
Yokota Blog: Last harvesting for 2015 first flush tea
Yokota Blog: Tea factory is like a dry sauna… Yokota Blog: Tea factory is like a dry sauna…

Yokota Blog: Tea factory is like a dry sauna...

The typhoon has passed and our tea factory has turned into a dry sauna. Doing our best as […]
Yokota Blog: Tea factory is like a dry sauna…
Yokota Blog: Going into the latter half of tea production Yokota Blog: Going into the latter half of tea production

Yokota Blog: Going into the latter half of tea production

Collecting fresh tea leaves before the arrival of typhoon. We are now in the latter half […]
Yokota Blog: Going into the latter half of tea production
Kurihara blog: Annual tea picking class for the Yabe Elementary School Kurihara blog: Annual tea picking class for the Yabe Elementary School

Kurihara blog: Annual tea picking class for the Yabe Elementary School

The annual tea picking class with the Yabe Elementary School children at our tea field. T […]
Kurihara blog: Annual tea picking class for the Yabe Elementary School
Yokota Tea Garden: Sayama tea field photo on a rainy day Yokota Tea Garden: Sayama tea field photo on a rainy day

Yokota Tea Garden: Sayama tea field photo on a rainy day

A quick note from the tea fields if Sayama, Saitama: this morning it rained unexpectedly […]
Yokota Tea Garden: Sayama tea field photo on a rainy day
Tea harvesting machine at Kurihara Tea Farm Tea harvesting machine at Kurihara Tea Farm

Tea harvesting machine at Kurihara Tea Farm

Yuji Kurihara-san says: When the tea harvesting machine leaves for the tea field, it is l […]
Tea harvesting machine at Kurihara Tea Farm
Yokota Tea Garden on Japanese evening news show News Every Yokota Tea Garden on Japanese evening news show News Every

Yokota Tea Garden on Japanese evening news show News Every

This news report was about shincha in Sayama and one of the reporters visited Yokota Tea […]
Yokota Tea Garden on Japanese evening news show News Every
Sayama tea fields, first flush 2015, Saitama, Japan Sayama tea fields, first flush 2015, Saitama, Japan

Sayama tea fields, first flush 2015, Saitama, Japan

Tea farmer Yasuhiro Yokota offers a warm good morning from Saitama where he is growing […]

Sayama tea fields, first flush 2015, Saitama, Japan
Obubu Tea’s 2015 Kabuse Sencha is picked and processed! Obubu Tea’s 2015 Kabuse Sencha is picked and processed!

Obubu Tea's 2015 Kabuse Sencha is picked and processed!

Shading, check. Harvesting, check. Processing, check. Now all we need to do is pack into […]
Obubu Tea’s 2015 Kabuse Sencha is picked and processed!
2015 green tea picking (sencha) today at the Kurihara Tea Farm 2015 green tea picking (sencha) today at the Kurihara Tea Farm

2015 green tea picking (sencha) today at the Kurihara Tea Farm

Says Yuji Kurihara: “Not a cloud to see, in the blue sky, picking tea.” Today […]
2015 green tea picking (sencha) today at the Kurihara Tea Farm
Yokota Blog: harvesting and processing shincha 2015 Yokota Blog: harvesting and processing shincha 2015

Yokota Blog: harvesting and processing shincha 2015

At Yokota Tea Farm, shincha harvesting has officially begun. Take a look at today’s […]
Yokota Blog: harvesting and processing shincha 2015
Gyokuro tea leaf picking on the Kurihara Tea Farm in Yame, Japan Gyokuro tea leaf picking on the Kurihara Tea Farm in Yame, Japan

Gyokuro tea leaf picking on the Kurihara Tea Farm in Yame, Japan

On May 2, 2015, the Kurihara family gathered volunteers in the town of Yabemura where […]

Gyokuro tea leaf picking on the Kurihara Tea Farm in Yame, Japan
Video of Ashigara Tea Fields Video of Ashigara Tea Fields

Video of Ashigara Tea Fields

Video of beautiful green tea fields in the town of Minami Ashigara, Kanagawa Prefectur […]

Video of Ashigara Tea Fields
Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms tea picking event report Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms tea picking event report

Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms tea picking event report

On May 2nd, 2015, Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms held and invitation only tea picking event in […]

Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms tea picking event report
Kurihara Blog: Shincha season Kurihara Blog: Shincha season

Kurihara Blog: Shincha season

Shop Here for 2015 Shincha Tea Akio Kurihara-san says: Tea picking and rolling started th […]
Kurihara Blog: Shincha season
Yokota Blog: Shincha harvesting begins Yokota Blog: Shincha harvesting begins

Yokota Blog: Shincha harvesting begins

Shop Here for 2015 Shincha Tea Although the new tea buds were growing 3 days ahead compar […]
Yokota Blog: Shincha harvesting begins
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