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Buy American Tea: Biden to direct federal government to purchase more U.S.-made goods

Buy American Tea: Biden to direct federal government to purchase more U.S.-made goods

January 25, 2021 2 min read

Companies likeYaupon Brothers,Yazoo Yaupon, andDelta Arts District, are reintroducing these endemic agricultural products to meet the moment. The time is right for American-grown alternatives to tea, and that means it's time for the mighty Yaupon to return to greatness...and it starts with you.
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Wrapping up 2020: Yaupon Brothers Yearly Snapshot

Wrapping up 2020: Yaupon Brothers Yearly Snapshot

December 31, 2020 3 min read

Most of us will be glad to usher 2020 out the door. With a global pandemic, lockdowns, an economic collapse, and natural disasters, it's a year that probably won't be missed. But some good things did happen here at Yaupon Brothers that we want to share with you. 
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Delta Rising: A Yaupon Renewal in the Birthplace of the Blues

Delta Rising: A Yaupon Renewal in the Birthplace of the Blues

December 29, 2020 5 min read

The Delta, and Mississippi in general, is also a land that is confronting a troubled past and making strides to build a brighter, more equitable future. The most famous example of this is the State's recently-adopted flag, which replaced one that was made up partly of the confederate battle insignia. The new state flag, called "The New Magnolia," was the result of public pressure across a bipartisan front. It was as if the state knew it had to move forward in a new way. This flag, along with the the musical heritage of the Delta, and the legend of Robert Johnson, was an inspiration for a massive mural by artist Devin Liston, which now resides on the side of the iconicGround Zero Blues Club, which is owned by Bill Luckett and his longtime friend,Morgan Freeman. The mural is aptly named Midnight at the Crossroads, and serves as the label art of one of the first Yaupon blends to come out of the Delta Arts District,Delta Chai. 
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Specialty Food Association Recognizes Bryon White as the 2021 Leader for Citizenship

Specialty Food Association Recognizes Bryon White as the 2021 Leader for Citizenship

December 09, 2020 3 min read

The Specialty Food Association has chosen the winners of the 2021 Leadership Awards, which honor influential and innovative entrepreneurs who are transforming the specialty food industry. The awards are presented in three categories: Business Leadership, Citizenship, and Vision.  Bryon White from Yaupon Brothers American Tea Company is the winner for outstanding Citizenship... read more about his story!
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Yaupon — an academics discovery of reverence and altruism in a tea company. From Dr. David Brock

Yaupon — an academics discovery of reverence and altruism in a tea company. From Dr. David Brock

November 26, 2020 5 min read

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Solving Environmental Issues Through Entrepreneurship

Solving Environmental Issues Through Entrepreneurship

October 26, 2020 4 min read

Yaupon Brothers has helped people see that great products can be made from indigenous plants and ingredients, which can reduce the negative impacts of food production. Consumers aren’t required to stop enjoying what they buy, and businesses shouldn’t assume that creating economic opportunities and supporting conservation are mutually exclusive. We can have our tea and drink it, too.
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