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INDIA (West Bengal - Darjeeling) June 2007,A woman plucking tea at  Makaibari tea garden.The Darjeeling tea industry has a work force of 45000 women tea pluckers who gets a wage of 1 usd a day. Most of the tea pluckers are from the tribal community. Makaibari produces the most expensive tea in the world. They produce the tea organically (without using any fertilizers or spraying pesticides)through permaculture.  Makaibari is situated at the misty foot hills of Darjeeling Himalayas - Arindam Mukherjee
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