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Anti-drought efforts in north China

2011-02-15 08:36:16 GMT2011-02-15 16:36:16(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Farmers pump water from a river with tractor-mounted water pumps at Jishan County, north China's Shanxi Province, Feb. 14, 2011. The local government has dispatched eight technical support teams equipped with water pumps and tankers to help farmers with their anti-drought fight during the spring farming season. (Xinhua/Li Lujian)

Technicians repair a motor-pumped well at Jishan County, north China's Shanxi Province, Feb. 14, 2011. The local government has dispatched eight technical support teams equipped with water pumps and tankers to help farms with their anti-drought fight during the spring farming season. (Xinhua/Li Lujian)

A farmer waters a wheat field with free water delivered by the local government at Jishan County, north China's Shanxi Province, Feb. 14, 2011. The local government has dispatched eight technical support teams equipped with water pumps and tankers to help farmers with their anti-drought fight during the spring farming season. (Xinhua/Li Lujian)

The local government of Jishan County of Shanxi province has dispatched eight technical support teams equipped with water pumps and tankers to help farmers with their anti-drought fight during the spring farming season.

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