The first Certified Elephant FriendlyTM Tea plantation has recently been certified under a pilot project for Small Tea Plantations. Tenzing of Assam, India, has achieved “Certified Elephant FriendlyTM” status and his plantation will serve as a learning site for tea growers who aim to learn how to attain Elephant FriendlyTM Certification.
Learn more about Tenzing and his tea farms at his page.
Last Friday, June 2, Lake Missoula Tea Co. hosted an Elephant FriendlyTM Tea tasting in conjunction with First Friday at their store in downtown Missoula. The event showcased photos taken by villagers in the tea growing region of Assam and Lake Missoula Tea Co. brewed Elephant FriendlyTM green, black, and chai teas for guests to sample. Watch the event announcement on Missoula news station KPAX here. Head to the gallery to see a select group of images that were showcased at the event. The photos will be on display at Lake Missoula Tea Co. (136 E Broadway St, Missoula, MT 59802) until the end of June.