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Bavarian mountain farmers return their cattle from summer pastures after crossing Lake Koenigssee by boat near Berchtesgaden, southern Germany, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The trip by boat is the only way to bring the cattle from their remote summer mountain-pastures back to their homestead

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Bavarian mountain farmers return their cattle from summer pastures after crossing Königssee lake by boat near Berchtesgaden, southern Germany. The trip by boat is the only way to bring the cattle from their remote summer mountain pastures back to their homestead.

A Palestinian Bedouin woman stands next to her sheep in the West Bank village of Al-Eizariya, near east of Jerusalem.

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A Palestinian Bedouin woman stands next to her sheep in the West Bank village of Al-Eizariya, near east of Jerusalem

A Pakistani herder leads his camels along a road in the central Punjab city of Jhang on May 12, 2014. Seventy percent of Pakistan's 180 million population live in rural areas and most of them depend of livestock.

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A herder leads his camels along a road in the central Punjab city of Jhang. Seventy per cent of Pakistan’s 180m population live in rural areas and most of them depend of livestock.

A herdsman riding a horse directs a large herd of cattle, sheep and goat as they migrate to the summer pasturing areas at a mountainous region in Altay Prefecture, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region

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A herdsman on a horse leads a large herd of cattle, sheep and goat as they migrate to the summer pasturing areas at a mountainous region in Altay Prefecture, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region