Taiwan’s tea plantations are grappling with the effects of extreme weather changes. Photo: Reuters
Taiwan’s tea plantations are grappling with the effects of extreme weather changes. Photo: Reuters
Taiwan

Taiwan’s tea growers scramble to adapt to extreme weather

  • One plantation owner estimates his crop has been slashed in half after torrential rain followed last year’s drought
  • The changing conditions have brought earlier pest attacks and even the flavour of the island’s prized teas has altered

Topic |   Taiwan
Taiwan’s tea plantations are grappling with the effects of extreme weather changes. Photo: Reuters
Taiwan’s tea plantations are grappling with the effects of extreme weather changes. Photo: Reuters
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