Tea Research Institute in India has also identified the value of genome mapping the camellia sinensis cultivars.
administered these crops from the three South Indian states and their 13 growing districts, with the intent to promote agricultural and planting knowledge, trade, commerce and industry.
will be holding a tea tasting 13:00-15:00 (2 hours) / FREE (first come first serve)
The Golden Leaf India Awards (TGLIA), a joint initiative of Tea Board of India and United Planters' Association of Southern India (UPASI
) will unfold the hidden vistas of quality characteristics of South Indian teas.
The tea samples were excellent, a sign the improvement program of the UPASI
(United Planters Association of South India) is on the right track.
"The rise of the bought-leaf factories has probably brought these issues into sharp focus," states Anil Bhandari, president of the United Planters' Association of Southern India (UPASI
Ashraff chairs the powerful, media-savvy United Planters Association of Southern India (UPASI
Vadera, the immediate past president of the UPASI
(United Planters' Association of Southern India), and Mr.
The United Planters' Association of Southern India (UPASI
) stated that exports in the first eight months of the 1993/94 period jumped from 74,513 to 75,827 tons, compared with the corresponding period of the previous year.
of Southern India (UPASI
) has remained very critical of the compulsory pool-marketing system.
This correspondent feels that, under the leadership of Krishna Kumar, president of UPASI
(and vice chairman of Tata Tea) the industry is adequately alert, when he calls for a change in the marketing system that has been in vogue in the country for the last 50 years.
According to United Planters Association of Southern India (UPASI
), the apex body of the planters in South India, the small planters face the danger of running into the red if appropriate remedial measures are not initiated with a sense of urgency.