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Photo Essay: Scenes from Guatemala

Farmlands of Guatemala

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Photo: Talea Miller

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Farmlands of Guatemala

About 13 percent of the country's GDP comes from argiculture, but more than half of the country's population farms in some way, mostly for subsistence.