Hello from Kagoshima! We are KAGOTEAM! We provide the premium quality of kagoshima tea directly from our farms at a reasonable price. Due to COVID-19 impact, we are unable to invite our buyers from overseas this year. So we want to make sure that our buyers are well informed about our product and the story behind the farmers. On June 2nd, 2020, we visited “our friendly uncle”, Mr. Henta at Henta Seicha Co., Ltd. His family has been growing tea since 1967 in Kirishima. <<check the location>> Their gardens are planted at an altitude of 200-300 meters (656-984 feet.) Mr. Henta kindly showed us around, and told us the …
Hello world! We visited Komaki brothers at Komaki Ryokuhoen Co., Ltd. on May 25th, 2020. Their family has been producing teas for over 65 years in Kagoshima, JAPAN. They won a “Gold prize”at Japanese Tea Selection in paris 2019 with Saemidori. Their tea garden is located in Mitnamisatsuma-shi which is on the western side of Satsuma Peninsula. <<check the map>> The warmer the climate, the earlier the first flush. Their Shincha (ichibancha) season is over and they are ready for you to enjoy! Nibancha was about to get started in a few days, so they were preparing for the plucking process. Some tea trees were covered with black clothes. Do …
Hello from Kagoshima! Are you looking for Organic Green Tea? Kagoshima is one of the largest producers of tea in Japan and is becoming more popular! Many of Kagoshima Tea farmers are now challenging to produce Organic Green Tea. Actually 70% of Organic Green Tea in Japan are from Kagoshima. If you are looking for Organic Green Tea, please contact with us. We can introduce our best selections of Organic Tea from Kagoshima!