Trainer Gu Haifang carefully feeds a fighting cricket in his cramped Shanghai apartment. One of eight selected to battle in the city's cricket tournament Justin Simmons Broncos Jersey , the gladiator has been fed a special diet to get fully prepared.[Photos by Gao Erqiang] Battling bugs no small passion for fans, patrons and purveyors

It's two weeks to go before plucky Purple Golden Wing jumps into the arena for his once-in-a-lifetime fight.

To prepare, the promising gladiator is shifting from his staple diet of corn, wheat and rice to a more carnivorous fare of shrimp, goat liver and snake meat to "get fully charged" for the fight, said his trainer and patron.

Purple Golden Wing is a cricket Jake Butt Broncos Jersey , a species of the purple kind, the most aggressive among the six common types.

For the past two months he and another 100 or so crickets have been carefully looked after by retired property manager Gu Haifang in a corner of his cramped apartment in Shanghai.

Purple Golden Wing is one of the few eight to be exact of the elite class selected from a hundred candidates found in fields of Henan province by the 63-year-old cricket master as he sought a champion to battle in the city's final fight of the year in October.

The contest Gu and Purple Golden Wing entered, a cricket fighting competition in Lyuhua town in Chongming county, is one of the largest in town, if not the country.

Interest in authentic Chinese pastimes, rather than hobbies such as golf or karaoke Chad Kelly Broncos Jersey , is on the rebound. Cricket fighting, a tradition cultivated by emperors in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) and revived over the past two decades, is making a comeback.

"It's a very 'intelligentsia' game, but at the same time masculine enough," said Gu, who first embraced the hobby at the age of seven in the alleys of his hometown under the guidance of his father.

The self-described "thrifty diehard" spends 10 Brendan Langley Broncos Jersey ,000 yuan ($1,634) or so every year on his passion. Money aside, it takes him at least five hours a day to feed, bathe and examine his 100-plus warriors, even dropping females one-by-one into their "bedrooms" every night to "cheer them up". He separates them in the morning.

"My wife complains that I am like having a hundred babies every year at this season," he said.

But he doesn't find it eccentric because the "craze is very common among (his) many cricket friends".

At several flower and bird markets in the metropolis where a variety of plants Carlos Henderson Broncos Jersey , birds and even pet insects are sold small crickets priced from 10 to thousands of yuan each have occupied the most conspicuous place at almost every stall since August.

Some vendors have even transformed their entire space into cricket stores.

"Four to five hundred (crickets) can be sold in a day in good times like weekends," said Liu Hang, a stallholder at Wanshang flower and bird market, the largest of its kind in the city. He has been in the cricket trade for nearly a decade.

"Business has been going up every year and buyers are very generous with these small creatures, although they live only three months," he added.

Hongxing magnetic separator has better effect

China's mining machinery industry is the foundation of the independent national industrial system and an important symbol to measure the industrial strength of the country as a whole Demarcus Walker Broncos Jersey , it occupies a very important position in the national economy. With the continuous rapid development of China's economic construction, mining machinery industry has priority to get the foster and support by the State; a variety of mining machinery manufacturing have invested a great deal of scientific and technological strength, providing more high-performance equipment with international advanced level for China's water conservancy, railway, highway, coal Garett Bolles Broncos Jersey , and other series the development of national economy and meeting the equipment needs of national economic development.

Throughout the development of the productive forces of modern society, the use of mining and non-metallic mineral will continue to occupy a major position in the development of society as a whole through wider range of production operations. Mining machinery industry will continue to have more room for development, mining machinery and equipment is moving to large, intelligent, energy-efficient direction, which will become new features for the development of the mining machinery industry.

On this basis Courtland Sutton Broncos Jersey , the future of the mining machinery industry will have two main strategic groups to occupy the whole of the mining machinery market, one is generalist companies which can provide the community with the full range of products and support services, and the other is expert enterprises which have specific targeted market. In this new competitive landscape, HOngxing machine has a large-scale production and efficient management mode, as well as the excellent equipment R & D design team and high-tech professionals. Hongxing magnetic separation machine belongs to large-scale equipment, under the guidance of the intelligent Bradley Chubb Broncos Jersey , energy efficient development of new direction and new features, magnetic separators have optimized device performance, perfect after-sales management and services, improving the core competitiveness, it is the best dry magnetic separation equipment.




sand washing plant : http:www.ore-millssand-washer

Ball mill : http:www.ore-machineball-mill


Surfing is a sport that is synonymous with nature. The crashing waves, the fresh sea air and the reliance on mother nature for good surf Jeff Heuerman Limited Jersey , all suggest that this is the most wholesome of extreme sports. Environmentalists have recently started rallying howev. Wholesale Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys Wholesale NBA Jerseys From China Wholesale MLB Jerseys China Wholesale Authentic College Jerseys Soccer Jerseys Free Shipping Adidas NHL Jerseys Cheap Baseball Jerseys From China New NHL Jerseys From China Football Jerseys From China