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Eco-photos of the week: March 13-19

Villager Shao Hua harvests vegetables at an smart greenhouse in Xiazhong Village, Zhuji City of east China's Zhejiang Province, March 16.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Soilless agriculture

Villager Shao Hua harvests vegetables at an smart greenhouse in Xiazhong Village, Zhuji City, in east China's Zhejiang province on March 16.

In the dome-shaped greenhouse, 100,000 cultivated vegetables grow with soilless culture technology. It is estimated that the vegetable yield in the greenhouse would be 16 times more than the traditional planting method.