Many a hero was born out of chaos. Much the same is true in the tea business. As various issues blight the industry in West Java, tea business people, especially smallholders, are striving to find bright paths.
The earth, water and air of the tea plantation seems to hold a magical power. Green shoots of the leaves seem like not tired to call. Whoever has entered its heart, it will be hard for them to turn away.
Menjelajahi perkebunan teh saat Ekspedisi Teh Nusantara Kompas terasa seperti menjalani sebuah terapi. Ekspedisi ini juga menyadarkan kami betapa kayanya teh Nusantara.
Our mobile phone alarms were ringing, one after another. It was before daybreak when we woke up hurriedly, fighting our drowsiness after our tea plantation tour.