A group of journalists from 30 media agencies in China embarked on a fact-finding trip to report on the booming agricultural sector of Yantai city, East China’s Shandong province from June 26 - 29.

The group visited Yantai’s fruit farms and processing workshops in Muping district, Laiyang, Laizhou, Longkou, Zhaoyuan and Fushan city to get to know local agro products including grain, oil, fruit, vegetable, and aquatic products.

Jointly organized by the Yantai publicity department and agricultural bureau, the event aimed to showcase the modern agriculture of Yantai city.

  • Laiyang pears

    The city of Laiyang in Yantai, Shandong Province is famous for pears, which enjoy an equal reputation alongside Yantai's apples.

  • Yantai cherries

    Yantai cherries are honored as the “King of Fruit” thanks to their high nutritional value.

  • Yantai apple

    Yantai City, a well-known "land of fruits" in Shandong Province, is China's largest cultivation area of cash apples.

  • Yantai green tea

    Yantai, featuring a warm temperate continental monsoon climate, is an ideal place in Shandong to plant high quality green tea.