Right before winter when the sheep are fat and grain is ready to be stored, members of the Yi ethnic minority – who reside around the Daliang Mountains of Southwest China’s Sichuan Province – work hard and savor their harvest. Villagers harvest oats in Tuojue, Butuo county. (Photos: people.cn)
Caogu township in Mianning county is home to members of the Yi ethnic minority.
Villagers sort the harvest in a Puxiong courtyard, Yuexi county.
Villagers pick olives in Hongmo, Mianning county.
Residents harvest pomegranates in Luchang, Huili county.
A villager picks a pepper in Banqiao, Yuexi county.
Sheep flock in Jiefanggou, Zhaojue county.
Staff sort silkworm cocoons at Jingxing Cocoon Station on Nansi Lu in Ningnan county. (Compiled by Dong Feng)