TEA TIME history

The footsteps of TEA TIME carried through three generations

  • 2000 - 2008’s

  • 2000

  • Pesticide-free green tea production / Fermented tea development

    Herbal tea development

    Commercialization of Hadong green tea (Ujeon, Sejak, Jungjak and Daejak).

  • Hadong Green Tea on CNN

    On Hometown Report on KBS (king oyster mushroom)

    Eco-friendly farming method certification
    (as free of pesticides by National Agricultural Products Quality Management Service: NAQS)

    Encouragement Prize from the 2nd National Organic Products Fair

    Grand Prize at the 1st Gimje Organic Products Fair

    Excellence Award at the 5th National Organic Products Fair

    Patent filing for functionality (10-2004-0099915)

    New Knowledge Farmer (No. 101)

    Awarded Industrial Medal (No. 5603)

  • 2007

  • 2008

  • President's Award

    Geumhyang Tea Garden established

    Development of tea substitutes

    Akyang-myeon certified as a Slow City

    Logging permit in North Maluku, Indonesia

  • 2000 - 2008’s

  • Geumhyang Tea Garden's starts the processing and production of green tea and fermented teas

    Business registration and business license acquired

    Acquired eco-friendly agricultural product certification

    Agreement to supply to Hanmaeum Consumers Coop Union

    U.S. FDA certification for Hadong green tea

    Hadong green tea well-received in Paris, France

  • 2011

  • 2014

  • 18 tea bags including burdock tea developed

    A trading corporation established in Jakarta, Indonesia

    Covered by Hometown Report on KBS

    Covered as a rich farmer by Live Information on KBS

    Contract to supply to 8 luxury hotels in Seoul

    Contract with Nonghyup Hanaro Mart

  • MOU signed

    Herb export license obtained

  • 2015