Tea cultivation is very old. For centuries people have cultivated to satisfy the needs of all those who love to drink this popular beverage. Since tea cannot be cultivated in all regions; therefore it has to be exported to other regions as well. Cultivation of tea is a laborious process and a meticulous one. The demand for high quality is very high all across the world. Therefore to get that high quality, the cultivation also has to be done in the scientic way. Proper care has to be taken for tea cultivation so as to get both high production and better quality.
Tea is one of the most important agricultural crops in North East India. It is a source of income for countless smallholder growers who have recently ventured into tea cultivation. This lesson will guide the new comers how to grow tea and manage the plantation.