Buffalo ploughs field by Olivier Apicella

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Pictured: A farmer is pulled by a buffalo as he ploughs one of the numerous trenches in a rice paddy field during the rain in northern Vietnam.<br />

The shot was taken by Oliver Apicella in the Near Mu Cang Chai province in northern Vietnam. <br />

The workers operate the traditional method of using buffaloes to plough the paddy, with rice one of the largest sources of income in the country. <br />
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