• Short Summary

    Turfan is situated in the eastern part of the Sinkiang Uighur Autonomous Region.

    A bumper harvest?

  • Description

    Turfan is situated in the eastern part of the Sinkiang Uighur Autonomous Region.

    A bumper harvest of seedless grapes was again repel in Turfan this year.

    Turfan has been growing grape vines for more than three hundred years.

    In recent years, the per acre yield of grapes has increased five fold. The grape-growers, relying on the collective strength of the people's communes expanded basic construction in agricultural and improved their methods of cultivation.

    The grapes are brought up hill to well ventilated shed for drying and they become the well-known Sinkiang raisins.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8M4MKP1V4VYSLBLNIJPXDYCEP
    Media URN:
    VLVA8M4MKP1V4VYSLBLNIJPXDYCEP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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