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Farm Master Yuanzhen Li

Yuanzhen is a life-long farmer, but started working in tea in 2002. She's lively and unabashedly proud of her fields—keeping the tea pluckers organized and acting as an intermediary between workers and management. 

Ma Wei Shan Farm develops and hires from within, providing support and opportunities to employees and their families. Her daughter provides the perfect example: while growing up in farm-provided housing, she attended school and is now a lead accountant in the office.