Back in business: 'Largest' tea farm gets a new lease of life

Stretching over 1,800 hectares, it is said to be the largest operating tea farm in the southern hemisphere.

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    One of the world’s biggest tea gardens, the Magwa farm in South Africa, has got a new lease of life.

    The farm was closed for years. But thanks to a government bailout, it’s now back in business, providing much-needed work in an area of high unemployment.

    Al Jazeera’s Fahmida Miller reports from Lusikisiki.


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