Shincha season is on its way this year.
This year marks our 39th year of the tea picking event we have been holding to share the beautiful shincha green tea field.
We are expecting people from different parts of the world to gather in our shincha tea field. Events such as tea picking, hand-rolling tea, horseback riding will be held for both adults and children to enjoy.
【Date and Time】
April 25(Sat) – 26(Sun), 2015
(from 1:00PM on 25th until after lunch on 26th)
Yamabiko Space; 1417 Takizawa, Fujieda-shi, Shizuoka Prefecture
Adults 7,000 yen
Children(Elementary-junior high: additional fee for beddings) 4,000 yen
(Fee includes Shincha gift, 3 meals, alcohol and drinks for get-together dinner. Partial participation available).
The Shimizu family operates an award winning tea farm based in the village of Suizawa in Yokkaichi City, Mie, famous for its bankoyaki tea ware. Their tea fields span 10 hectare with a total production of about 600 kilograms specializing in Kabusecha Buy Kabusecha Shaded...
Matsumoto-san, VP of Obubu, shared with us a few photos of the tea fields in Wazuka. The main problem they are having right now is wind. Some of their plants are being shaded and the wind blowing the shading against the leaves may cause some damage...
Photographed during a lull in the rain, Yokota-san shared with us a few images of his tea fields. No problems up in Saitama as the brunt of the storm hit Western Japan (around the Kobe area). Heavy winds though aren’t good for these baby tea...