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Lu Zhangpeng catches hairy crabs at a breeding base in Qingshuipu Township of Qixingguan District, Bijie City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 24, 2020. (Photo by Luo Dafu/Xinhua)

BIJIE, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Lu Zhangpeng, 39, returned to his hometown in Qingshuipu Township of Bijie City, southwest China's Guizhou Province in 2016. Since then he has devoted to his hairy crab breeding business.

Taking advantage of the high water quality here, Lu has enlarged the breeding area to about 400 mu (about 26.7 hectares) this year and helped more than 200 households increase income.

Lu Zhangpeng shows hairy crabs catched at a breeding base in Qingshuipu Township of Qixingguan District, Bijie City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 24, 2020. (Photo by Luo Dafu/Xinhua)

Villagers catch hairy crabs at a breeding base in Qingshuipu Township of Qixingguan District, Bijie City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 24, 2020. (Photo by Luo Dafu/Xinhua)

Villagers pack hairy crabs at a breeding base in Qingshuipu Township of Qixingguan District, Bijie City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 24, 2020. (Photo by Luo Dafu/Xinhua)

Villagers catch hairy crabs at a breeding base in Qingshuipu Township of Qixingguan District, Bijie City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 24, 2020. (Photo by Luo Dafu/Xinhua)

Aerial photo shows villagers catching hairy crabs at a breeding base in Qingshuipu Township of Qixingguan District, Bijie City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 24, 2020. (Photo by Luo Dafu/Xinhua)

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