Farmers harvest festival witnesses big-deal signings

Sep 24, 2019

Nearly 700 farmers, 120 retired soldiers, model workers and Party members from Shanghai, Zhejiang, Jiangsu and Anhui provinces joined the 2nd Chinese Farmers Harvest Festival at Langxia Town in Jinshan District yesterday.

They witnessed the signing of contracts for a dozen projects with a total investment of more than 1.4 billion yuan (US$200 million), covering agriculture, food processing and tourism.

"We are optimistic about the ecological environment and development of modern agriculture in Jinshan," a representative from Shanghai Fangyuan Mushroom Co said.