Shandong aims to cultivate 51,940 square kilometers of high-standard cropland by 2025 to keep total crop acreage and grain output stable.
Shandong province recently issued the Beautiful Shandong Construction Planning Outline, aiming to promote ecological civilization development, advance afforestation and improve the living environment in both urban and rural areas.
The Huanghetan Watermelon Festival kicked off in Jining's Liangshan county on June 17.
Spread among the vast fields of wheat that span Pingyuan county in Shandong province are 182 solar-powered smart pest killers, zapping away to protect the crops and put more money in farmers' pockets.
Miaoshan town in Tancheng county, Linyi is renowned for its erhu industry, which has a history of more than 100 years. The erhu is a traditional Chinese two-string musical instrument.
In Linyi city's Linshu county, wickerwork has been turned into a way to make a living.
Machine harvesting of winter wheat started on Thursday across Shandong province, one of the major winter wheat production areas in China.