First Lao Tea Day to be held at Lao-ITECC, Vientiane

The Mekong Tea Project of the Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, in cooperation with development partners will hold ‘’Lao Tea Day’’ event at Lao-ITECC, Vientiane on Jun 4-5.

Lao Tea Day, the first of its kind, aims to promote tea farming and tea processing industry in the country.

“The event will provide tea farmers, tea businesses and specialists an opportunity to share information and updates on tea marketing and tea farmers’ networking,” said Advisor to the Mekong Tea Project of the Department of Agriculture Khambone Phasouk.

Starting from 9am to 6pm, the event will feature a tea cupping session by Lao and foreign tea specialists.

Source: Lao News Agency