The story of tea

2023-10-20

Jiulong Shan Tea Garden—one of the most beautiful tea gardens

The company is located in Wuyi County, Zhejiang Province, the hometown of organic tea in China. Wuyi County is a key tea-producing county in the country and one of the pilot counties for the province's "Organic Tea Project". It has a good environment, less pollution, and unique conditions for the development of organic tea. By 2018, the county's tea gardens covered an area of 106,000 acres, with an annual output of 17,300 tons and an output value of 1.065 billion yuan.

In 2002, the company implemented an organic tea modern agricultural park construction project in Jiulong Shan, Yuyuan, Wuyi County. The project has a total investment of more than 30 million yuan and covers an area of 5,200 acres. It comprehensively utilizes ecological resources and combines advanced agronomic technology between mountains, fields, and water bodies to become an ecological agriculture with three-dimensional development of planting and breeding industries. The park is a Integrating science and technology demonstration and ecological tourism, it is a characteristic ecological tea science and technology tourism park with good ecology, high quality, advanced technology and gardening, with modern ecological tea gardens as the main body. The tea garden was designed and constructed in accordance with the design and construction by experts from the Tea Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences. The slope of the tea garden, the distance between tea ridges, and the operating roads in the garden all comply with the requirements for tea tree growth, tea garden management, and ecological protection. Osmanthus and osmanthus are interplanted in the garden, which is surrounded by mist and clear air all year round. It is a famous standardized organic tea production base inside and outside the province. The tea garden has been featured on CCTV for two consecutive years.

In the process of operation, ZhejIang Wuyi Tea Industry Co.,Ltd. adopts the model of "leading enterprises and professional cooperatives and tea farmers" to realize the integration of resources and improve the degree of organization of tea. In 1999, the company participated in the establishment of Wuyi Donggan Tea Professional Cooperative, the first professional tea cooperative in Jinhua City. In 2003, based on the three professional tea cooperatives of Donggan, Taoxi and Gumashan, the Jiulongshan Tea Professional Cooperative in Wuyi, Zhejiang Province was established. There are currently 624 members. Protective price purchases are adopted for professional cooperatives and associated farmers to promote farmers' The increase in production and income has driven 5,220 farmers. As a provincial-level leading agricultural enterprise, the company's annual purchase of tea from local farmers accounts for 70% of Wuyi County's tea output. At the same time, through the radiation of tea professional cooperatives, surrounding farmers are closely connected.

Since its establishment, the company has focused on the application of scientific and technological achievements. In 2004, it jointly established Zhongming Technology Co., Ltd. with the Tea Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences. Relying on the technical advantages of the scientific research institute, it carried out scientific research and provided solutions for pest control in Wuyi organic tea gardens and new tea gardens in mountainous areas. The development and management of organic tea gardens using animal fertilizer sources provide practical and technical basis, promote the promotion and application of tea scientific research results, and provide a scientific and technological innovation service platform for the development of Wuyi tea industry.

 The company's tea products have won many awards at home and abroad, and have been rated as Jinhua City Famous Brand Products, Wuyi County Famous Brand Products, and Zhejiang Province Famous Brand Agricultural Products. The company's "Jiulongshan" trademark was rated as a famous trademark in Jinhua City.