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Mexico's biggest marijuana plantation

<p>An aerial view shows the facilities and parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, about 220 miles away from Tijuana, July 13, 2011. 


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An aerial view shows the facilities and parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, about 220 miles away from Tijuana, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

An aerial view shows the facilities and parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, about 220 miles away from Tijuana, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>An army helicopter casts a shadow over parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. Mexican soldiers discovered the plantation in a remote desert surrounded by cactuses.  Soldiers patrolling the area found 300 acres of pot plants being tended by dozens of men. 

REUTERS/Jorge Duenes </p>

An army helicopter casts a shadow over parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. Mexican soldiers discovered the plantation in a remote desert surrounded by cactuses. Soldiers patrolling the area found...more

An army helicopter casts a shadow over parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. Mexican soldiers discovered the plantation in a remote desert surrounded by cactuses. Soldiers patrolling the area found 300 acres of pot plants being tended by dozens of men. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>An aerial view shows the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. 
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An aerial view shows the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

An aerial view shows the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>Restrooms are pictured at the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. 

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Restrooms are pictured at the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Restrooms are pictured at the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>A soldier walks through the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. 


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A soldier walks through the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

A soldier walks through the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>An army helicopter flies over the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. 

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An army helicopter flies over the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

An army helicopter flies over the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>An aerial view shows parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. 

REUTERS/Jorge Duenes</p>

An aerial view shows parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

An aerial view shows parts of the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>Soldiers walk through the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. 

 REUTERS/Jorge Duenes </p>

Soldiers walk through the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Soldiers walk through the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>Soldiers on a truck guard the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011.

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Soldiers on a truck guard the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Soldiers on a truck guard the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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<p>Soldiers stand guard at the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. 

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Soldiers stand guard at the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Soldiers stand guard at the biggest marijuana plantation found in Mexico, in San Quintin, July 13, 2011. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

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