India’s Farmers Say Climate Changing Brew

GAUHATI, India — In this humid, lush region where an important part of the world’s breakfast is born, the evidence of climate change is – literally – a weak tea.Growers in tropical Assam state, India’s main tea growing regi…

GAUHATI, India — In this humid, lush region where an important part of the world’s breakfast is born, the evidence of climate change is – literally – a weak tea.

Growers in tropical Assam state, India’s main tea growing region, say rising temperatures have led not only to a drop in production but to subtle, unwelcome changes in the flavor of their brews.

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