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  • Salt people of Vietnam..Lan Pham, 40, right, works on her family's salt farm with her nephew Phong Quyen, 16.  They use long rakes to break up the salt before scraping it into piles for transport...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
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  • Salt people of Vietnam..The salt crystals take several weeks to form into a solid plate once the water has evaporated. Farmers then break up the salt with rakes before transporting it to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
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  • Salt people of Vietnam..Duong Tran, 12, fills baskets with salt so his aunt can carry them to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
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  • Salt people of Vietnam..Lan Pham, 40, spends four months out of the year with her family working on their salt farm in Ben Tre, about four hours south of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.  The rest of the year Pham works as a maid in the city...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Lan Pham, 40, carries piles of salt to the family's storage shed...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Lan Pham, 40, carries piles of salt to her family's storage shed to keep it dry...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Lan Pham, 40, carries piles of salt to her family's storage shed to keep it dry...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Phong Quyen, 16, scrapes salt into piles to be transported to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Some of the salt will sold at markets while the rest will be dumped back into the rice-patty like field of water until it re-crystalized to form more salt...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Phong Quyen, 16, carries piles of salt to his family's storage shed to keep it dry...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Phong Quyen, 16, carries piles of salt to his family's storage shed to keep it dry...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Phong Quyen, 16, works late into the evening scraping salt into piles and filling baskets to be transported to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Phong Quyen, 16, works late into the evening scraping salt into piles and filling baskets to be transported to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Phong Quyen, 16, takes a break from scraping salt and stares up at the night sky...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Salt farmers work late into the evening scraping and transporting salt to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Salt farmers work late into the evening scraping and transporting salt to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg
  • Salt people of Vietnam..Scraped salt sits in piles waiting to be transported to a dry location...Farmers harvest salt cultivated in rice-patty like fields in Ben Tre, a village in southern Vietnam. The salt season usually begins in January and ends in March as these are the driest months. Photo taken Friday, March 21, 2008. Kevin German / kevin@kevingerman.com
    German_Salt...jpg