Read Northern Express

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LABOR OF LOVE AT LIGHT OF DAY Kristi Kates – May 26th, 2014  Tea, even in the most suitable conditions, is one of the world’s most labor-intensive crops. From the careful plant germination, to the hand-harvesting, drying, blending and packaging, farming tea is never simple even in its native tropical...
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Strawberry Ice

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Happy National Strawberry Month! Ahhhh, strawberries. Isn’t it wonderful when something that tastes so amazing is also so amazingly good for you?  Kind of reminds us of tea… This beautiful strawberry was grown here Light of Day Organics farm and was rinsed, sliced, dried, then blended into “Strawberry Ice”,...
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Tea Plants Thriving

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Spring is just around the corner. You will be amazed at how well our tea plants are doing in the hoop house… This photo was taken on Saturday, Feb. 8, the outside temperature was ranging between 6 and 10 degrees but the temperature in...
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Growing Tea in a Blizzard

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Well, it’s the snowiest and coldest  Winter I’ve seen since first moving here in 1996 when we had in the neighborhood of 180 inches by Spring’s final analysis. It will be fun to see if we beat that record (our plow guy says that will be no problem!). Check...
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March Newlsletter 2013 ~ featuring “Levitating Lemon”

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Blender’s Notes: The fresh lemony scent of our newest green tea, Levitating Lemon, isn’t the only thing that will energize you – the Yerba Mate in this blend adds to its energizing effect!  It’s a great choice for these last weeks of wintery weather, to get you excited about the upcoming...
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