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China expects good harvest of summer grain

Staff Writer |
China expects a good harvest of summer crops as a slew of agricultural measures have overcome unfavorable weather conditions, the Ministry of Agriculture said Monday.

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Over 70 percent of China's summer grain has been harvested, according to the ministry.

The ministry said the good harvest was due to proper adjustment of the grain-growing pattern, improved production quality and application of green and high-yield technology.

In addition, the government has kept stable wheat purchasing prices to protect farmers' income and interests.

Disaster prevention measures have also been put in place to ensure a good harvest, according to the ministry.

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