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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 /