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    Posted May 8, 2014 by
    aborebor
    Location
    Sampaloc, Philippines
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    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Travel photo of the day

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    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     aborebor took this photo of the Banaue Rice Terraces in the Ifugao mountains of the Philippines during the Imbayah festival. He witnessed four Ifugao female farmers planting rice, which is the third stage of a ritual process called "Ahiboge." "In Ifugao culture, only women do the Ahiboge," he said.
    - Verybecoming, CNN iReport producer

    This is the Ifugao farmers in Poitan Rice Terraces in Banaue. They are practicing organic farming since 2009. This has been one of the major programs close to the hearts of the Ifugao farmers that paved way for them to be recognized as organic farmers . This is one of their prides and continue preserving its rich and beautiful cultures in Banaue.
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