Wheat harvest in summer launches

16:22, May 31, 2011      

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Dozens of combine harvesters reap wheat in Tanghe County, Henan Province. (Xinhua/Zhao peng)

With the roar of the engine, the wheat field is permeated with the delight of a good harvest. On May 30, the Ministry of Agriculture held a ceremony to launch this year's summer harvest. Han Changfu, minister of culture, says this year will see a good harvest in the summer and winter. It is hoped that wheat output will increase for the eighth consecutive year.(Xinhua/Zhao peng)

By Shan Yuan, People's Daily Online

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