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Harvest season for crabs in E China

Xinhua
24 Sep 2020, 13:18 GMT+10

A crab breeder shows a crab at a breeding base in Wuxing District of Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 23, 2020. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

HUZHOU, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- A crab-breeding base covering an area of 14,000 mu (about 933 hectares) ushered in harvest season recently in Wuxing of Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province.

Villagers in Wuxing have been promoting industrial upgrading and established an association. The association helps standardize and improve the crab quality, facilitate ecological cultivation and boost villagers' income.

Aerial photo taken on Sept. 23, 2020 shows crab breeders catching crabs at a breeding base in Wuxing District of Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Crab breeders bind and label crabs at a crab-breeding base in Wuxing District of Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 23, 2020. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

A crab breeder binds and labels a crab at a crab-breeding base in Wuxing District of Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 23, 2020. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Photo taken on Sept. 23, 2020 shows bound crabs to be packaged in Wuxing District of Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Crab breeders feed crabs at a breeding base in Wuxing District of Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 23, 2020. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

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