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sources department at provincial level and are now under review at the state level.

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China’s second national land survey was conducted betwe

en 2007 and 2009. The country’s first national land survey ended in 1996. Accordi

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Last year, innovations in the sector, including improved crop strains and more effective, environmentally friendly farm

ing practices, accounted for 58.3 percent of total growth, up more than 10 percent from 2005 and

nearly 5 percent higher than seven years ago, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.

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