Asante Sana From Kenya!

Asante Sana! This week, Jamila says thank you to all of their partners, farmers and of course, all of you, for making 2017 such a great year! On December 9th, the live chat session will teach us how to process tea. We will learn the details of how freshly plucked tea leaves are transformed into […]

Live Q&A: Purple Tea, Community Projects and more!

Asante Sana! This week, Jamila says thank you to all of their partners, farmers and of course, all of you, for making 2017 such a great year! On December 9th, the live chat session will teach us how to process tea. We will learn the details of how freshly plucked tea leaves are transformed into […]

New Purple Tea Plants to Debut in 2018

In partnership with the Kenyan Tea Research Institute, Tumoi Teas is expecting 440 new purple tea plants in 2018. Boaz explains that these new purple tea plants will have higher anthocyanin content, more pigmentation and unique flavours than the current ones. Boaz also discusses his quest with Emanuel to identify different purple tea plants. The […]

Planting the Seeds of Education

This week, Jamila talks about planting avocado trees around schools in Kenya as part of the #JusTeaReads literacy program. They will be raising seedlings from high yielding avocado trees, which can produce up to 200 avocados per plant! The germinated avocado seeds will be ready for planting by January of 2018. Next week, students from […]