Shandong boasts booming grain industry
As a major agricultural province in China, Shandong has been working hard to secure a bumper harvest to ensure the food supply of the Chinese people.
Zaozhuang builds demonstration zone for rural development
Zaozhuang is revving up efforts to build a national demonstration zone for sustainable development with an "innovation leads sustainable rural development" theme.
Close ties with factories benefit farmers
Farmers in this area of Difang town, Pingyi county in Shandong province, have found an agreeable environment and fertile soil to grow fruit, making possible a robust canned fruit industry.
Tractors in high demand as farmers begin work
As farmers across China begin to work their land, tractor manufacturers in Xintai, Tai'an, Shandong province are in full swing to meet rising demand.
In pics: Discover ancient village nestling in mountains
Mengquan village is a quaint place nestling in the mountains in Taihe town – located in Zibo city, in East China's Shandong province.
Koi fish breeding business brings wealth
In the warm winter sun, colorful koi fish swim freely in their ponds at an industrial park in Sanshilipu township of Gaotang county, East China's Shandong province.
Villagers stitch together a living through traditional lacework
An order of 6,000 lace umbrellas, placed by a Thai company, is scheduled to be shipped in a few days, says Tang Binjie, head of the factory in the town of Dawenkou in the city of Tai'an.