The farmer-turned-painter has created works portraying the development of the country's rural areas by depicting scenes of rural life, bountiful harvests and satisfied families.
Traditionally, when girls in villages of Heze city, Shandong province, got married, their parents would buy gold and silver jewelry for their dowries. Now, gold and silver have been replaced by Taobao online stores.
Liutai village has explored a new model of "peach industry + e-commerce + tourism" in recent years to increase the income of the local orchardists.
Located in East China's Shandong province, there are around 460 households in the village, among which more than 300 work in the industry.
Zhang Shubiao, was formerly unemployed, when he discovered an opportunity in raising cicadas in East China's Shandong province.
Wigmakers in Juancheng county, East China's Shandong province, are making great strides toward the high-end market after several years' stable development.
There are two core requirements for Shandong to build a model for rural revitalization.