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12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
farming

It is summer and this farmer plows the field so he and his family can plant root crops. Seen at the background is his son and wife while planting ginger. Ginger production is one of the major crops raised in this remote village in the northern part of the Philippines. It will take 4-6 months before it is harvested and be ready for sale.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2012
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Philippines
Camera: NIKON D60
Copyright: © Pepito Frias