Cai and Zhang

Miss Cai and Mrs Zhang now grow and farm in low greenhouses. Made simply from sunbaked mud, polythene and straw mats - used as covers to retain moisture - they are becoming a common sight across the province. After covering the greenhouses for the night Miss Cai adds, "This way we can keep within the water restrictions that all farmers have to abide by here."

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Miss Cai and Mrs Zhang now grow and farm in low greenhouses. Made simply from sunbaked mud, polythene and straw mats - used as covers to retain moisture - they are becoming a common sight across the province. After covering the greenhouses for the night Miss Cai adds,
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