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When the rainy season in December or January is over, the paths through the Brazilian rainforest are once again passable. Now is the time for the men of the Tenharim and Diahoi indigenous tribes to go off on foot to collect the Brazil nuts. These nuts do not grow on large plantations but on trees that grow wild somewhere in the jungle. Each family has its own ancestral trees but the way to the trees is often quite long.