Pure Water and Fine Tea
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Pure Water and Fine Tea

Tea originated in China 5,000 years ago. Tea selection and brewing have evolved into an art form. Health and spiritual qualities are included in the tea brewing process. Experienced tea drinkers throughout the world often adhere to established criteria for tea infusion or brewing. The infusion procedure is frequently as significant as the initial tea…

Herbal Tea
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Herbal Tea

Herbal beverages are getting more popular in Western countries. Tea is divided into three categories. Black Tea Green tea Herbal tea It is the world’s second most popular beverage (plain water is claimed to be the first). The black and green teas are prepared from fresh young leaves of the tea plant (Camellia sinensis). Herbal…

Effect of Tea on Pregnancy
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Effect of Tea on Pregnancy

Pregnancy Pregnancy is the time during which one or more offspring develops inside the womb of a woman. It usually occurs through sexual intercourse and through assisted reproductive technology. Pregnancy ends in a live birth. Gestation age is around 40 weeks from the start of the last menstrual period. Tender breasts, morning sickness, hunger, and…

Blooming Tea
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Blooming Tea

What is blooming tea? Have you seen the blooming flowers inside your cup of tea? Perhaps you may think it’s a kind of a joke or a miracle? But it’s not. Of course, you can see the flowers are blooming when you drink your tea. That’s not in the garden but in your tea. Blooming…

Governments Institutions Related to Tea Industry in Sri Lanka
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Governments Institutions Related to Tea Industry in Sri Lanka

The tea industry in Sri Lanka The tea industry is one of the major sources of foreign exchange for Sri Lanka. There are two sectors of the Sri Lankan tea industry Plantation Sector (5ha<) Small Holdings (5ha >) Ministry of Plantation Industries The Ministry of Plantation Industries is related to all plantation crops in Sri…

Specialty Tea
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Specialty Tea

What is specialty tea? Specialty tea is the highest graded tea that usually comes from single tea estates and tea gardens. They are high-quality tea which is rare but in fair trade. According to the tea association of USA, specialty tea is a major segment in the tea market other than ready-to-drink tea. It is…