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Herded buffalo season!

In this flooding season, the water can be high up from 1m to 4m, buffalo does not have shelter and forage. Buffalo owners must send their buffalo to the herding...
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In this flooding season, the water can be high up from 1m to 4m, buffalo does not have shelter and forage. Buffalo owners must send their buffalo to the herding team. This team will keep and feed the buffalos by going to a higher ground and safer where they can find grass. Sometimes they have to go away from 30 to 40km and it would take 3 to 4 months. That was the old days, the years of the early 20th century.

These days there is no more buffaloes, farmers use tractors instead, so the hearded buffalo season now just something symbolic to recall a time of yore.
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Saltydog PRO+
 
Saltydog December 28, 2016
Love the photo, and thank you for the information surrounding the image. It makes it more interesting. Thank you for sharing
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wild-west April 21, 2017
I'm sorry...maybe I missed it but where is this? In Vietnam they still use buffaloes.
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PatSalvadorDietrich June 06, 2017
I love this photo. It reminds me of the Philippines where I grew up!
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edandaniphone June 10, 2017
Such a cool shot.