“Panda dung is rich in nutrients…and should be much better than chemical fertilizers. M Dee Dubroff is the penname of this freelance writer and former teacher originally from Brooklyn, New York. An showed AFP a glass jar of fresh-looking panda faeces, which he uses to fertilise two tea plants in his office, noting the "quality" and "green" colour of the dung. "People should make a harmonious relationship with heaven, earth and the environment," An said. While An hopes to make money from the tea, which he has planted on just over a hectare (2.5 acres) of land, his main mission is to convince the world to protect the environment and replace chemical fertilisers with animal faeces - before it is too late. Chinese entrepreneur Yanshi An left his job as a teacher of calligraphy at Sichuan University to pursue his dream of fertilizing his lucrative tea-crop. Chennai, People should make a harmonious relationship between Tea heaven, earth and the environment. On top of that, to burst the opulence bubble, Tang also said that there is no way to estimate a price of such a product, most likely due to not knowing how effective the product is with the anti-cancer claims, as well as how well received a product grown with panda poop will be received. tips@themarysue.com. Required fields are marked *. The special ingredient behind the price tag is panda excrement. This is in keeping with an important tradition among Chinese tea drinkers concerning the first batch of tea harvested in early spring as the very best. The former calligraphy teacher has purchased 11 tonnes of excrement from a panda breeding centre to fertilise a tea crop in the mountains of Sichuan province in southwestern China, home to the black and white bears. Chinese entrepreneur An Yanshi is convinced he has found the key ingredient to produce the world's most expensive tea - panda poo. 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As she steps into the staid chamber of Sao Paulo's city council, the first black trans woman elected to the municipal legislature is well aware of the dangers before her. "Everybody has an obligation to protect the environment," he added, as he showed AFP dozens of traditional Chinese scroll paintings that he has created of cheerful-looking pandas, bamboo and calligraphy. All your calls. The tea, due to using excrement from a rare animal, could cost upwards of $69,000 per kilogram. And she saw the holes in the ballast back at the turn of the century when she asked for her release from her record company so that she could release "Bachelor No. Credit: DVIDS via Storyful. Unusual brew: Chinese entrepreneur An Yanshi (pictured in suitable attire) has turned panda poo into tea that costs a staggering £22,000 per pound Ranchi. Save your files and photos with 1 TB OneDrive cloud storage and access them from any device, anywhere. Then you can get the rest of the 70 percent nutrition," a web user called Baihuashu said. China also reported eight new asymptomatic patients, compared with 25 a day earlier. The Iraqi military is training a former member of an Iran-backed militia, who is under U.S. sanctions for killing protesters, to become a high-ranking officer in the army, according to six government, security and militia officials. Making Lami a senior officer in the army is one of the boldest moves yet by Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi, a U.S. ally, to dilute the power of Iran-backed militias in Iraq, the officials said, and aligns with Washington's stated desire to curtail Tehran's influence across the Middle East. “If it is such a good fertilizer for tea plants, I want to ask this teacher: why don’t you just eat panda dung? 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So is panda poo tea a fascinating new health-filled product or just a pile of, well, panda poo? We really take a lot of pride in this,” A1C Hemphill said in the video. This new car cloth can easily remove all the car scratches and dents from your car. Chinese entrepreneur An Yanshi is convinced he has found the key ingredient to produce the world's most expensive tea -- panda poo. Another web user called 24-0 said: "Over 200,000 yuan per jin (500 grams) for panda tea fertilised by panda droppings -- is that for drinking tea or drinking pandas' blood?" Pandas only digest about 30 percent of the bamboo they eat, and bamboo, similar to green tea, contains a cancer preventative. A calm head helped prevail and deliver a slimmed down, but still familiar, event that is presented in physical form and partially online. U.S. S&P 500 e-mini stock futures fell 0.24% in early Asian trade. Or to keep it anonymous, click here. Aimee Mann knows a sinking ship when she sees one. Neal Evans was recently sifting through some "standard" photos of Mars, but then he found something NASA missed — or tried to hide. Chinese entrepreneur Yanshi An left his job as a teacher of calligraphy at Sichuan University to pursue his dream of fertilizing his lucrative tea-crop. Chinese tea drinkers regard the first batch of tea to be harvested in the early spring as the best and successive batches, regarded as inferior, will sell for around 20,000 yuan. Search For Special Deals Now. The tea is a passion project of a Sichuan University lecturer named An Yashi, who says it will cost $80,000 per kilogram when it hits markets. So, considering about 70 percent of bamboo is left in the panda excrement used to fertilize the tea, the tea is supposed to provide cancer preventative effects.