Tea Board Of India
North East  /  Published 10.02.19

Tea Board app soon to check tea leaf quality

The Tea Board of India can now monitor the quality of green leaf harvested by growers through a mobile app and accordingly know at what price it has been sold to the factory.Christened Chai Sahayak (...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 24.10.19

Call for independent green leaf panel in Guwahati

The stakeholders of the tea industry have called for engaging an independent committee or a reputed government agency to study in detail all the necessary aspects and fix a minimum price of green leaf...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

India  /  Published 11.02.20

Plucking starts on Feb 17

The sight of deft fingers plucking tea with a sharp eye will be back in action from February 17 in the Northeast’s tea gardens.The Tea Board of India said in its order on Tuesday that the starting d...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 05.03.20

Tea estate shut during peak harvesting season

The management of Debpara Tea Estate in the Dooars on Thursday announced suspension of work in the middle of the harvesting season for the first flush, which commands the highest price, stunning the g...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 23.04.20

Guidelines on safe tea

The Tea Board of India has issued a standard operating procedure to ensure that the tea produced during the lockdown is free from any contamination and the workforce is safe. Production has resumed in...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

Business  /  Published 02.03.20

Tea Board split over auctions

Tea Board deputy chairman Arun Kr Ray on Monday said the auction systems across the country at six centres are self-sustaining and the cheapest among other e-commerce platforms. Ray’s comments came ...
By PTI in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 26.09.19

Tea Board stress on ideas, technology

Tea Board of India deputy chairman Arun Kumar Ray on Thursday said the industry should change its business model by generating demand through quality and new innovative ideas instead of depending on s...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 25.09.19

Minimum leaf price eludes tea industry

The Tea Board of India has failed to arrive at a consensus on fixing a minimum price for green leaf.An official, who attended the Board’s meeting in Calcutta on Tuesday, on Wednesday said no consens...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 15.04.20

Tea body rules out wage hike

The North Eastern Tea Association on Wednesday said higher wage is unlikely to happen until things normalise in the tea industry.“There are still lots of uncertainties though tea production has star...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 31.01.20

Small tea sector witnesses production boom in Bengal

Bengal has emerged as the second state after Tamil Nadu where the annual production in the small tea sector has surpassed the yield in tea estates.The small tea sector has two types of players — gro...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri


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