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    June 7, 2016
    In the land of Ceylon tea, Sri Lanka, Merrill J. Fernando takes a humble approach to cultivating and selling his herbal product. The 86-year-old founder and chairman of MJF Group has built a successfu...
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    The roots of Sri Lanka’s tea industry began, oddly with coffee. It was the 1870s and a disease known as “coffee rust” was gradually wiping out all the country’s coffee plantations. Leaving gro...
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    March 10, 2016
    Poland is gearing up for Dilmah Real High Tea Challenge, and with culinary traditions stemming from the Middle-Ages, largely influenced by religion which are still prevalent today, the competition is ...
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    February 25, 2016
    The result of a fleeting climatic phenomenon where wind, sunshine and the terroir of the land join hands to produce conditions that are conducive for this creation process, Seasonal Flush teas are ext...
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    February 24, 2016
    Dilmah will be commissioning its second solar power plant to expand its reliance on renewable energy, moving another step closer toward its goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2017. It will be one of t...
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    February 20, 2016
    By Kaysha Brownlie The fine china was on the table and the parasols were out, walking into the white marquee on Napier’s Marine Parade truly was like stepping into a 1930s tea party. About a 200...
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    February 19, 2016
    By Roger Moroney Jacqui Warrender (left) and Nicky Dearmer (right) who travelled from the UK for the Art Deco Festival taste Dilmah tea with founder Merrill J Fernando and son Malik Fernando. Photo / ...
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    February 15, 2016
    #ecovation Innovation is the key to growth and to managing the humanitarian and environmental challenges we face as a nation. Sri Lanka is richly blessed with biological diversity but equally with the...
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    February 14, 2016
    By Duvindi Illankoon The Merrill J. Fernando Innovation Awards will support and guide Sri Lankan innovators. Some time ago Dilhan Fernando was at a university, hoping to find a bright young graduate w...
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    December 18, 2015
    Now that it has emerged from decades of civil war, Sri Lanka promises the delights of an even deeper past, as Civic Aslet, discovers on the tea trail It can safely be said that the Irish politician Ja...
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