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Herding yaks into fence
Herding yaks into fence

Byambaa and Dalaimyagmar drive yaks back into milking fence and discuss which one to milk next; Dalaimyagmar releases calves from fence into bigger fence and lets them drink milk; landscape view with yaks and calves inside milking fence during morning milking; neighbor’s ger (yurt) and herd of sheep and goats in background; Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking scene-6
Milking scene-6

Bymabaa releases calf from fence into bigger fence and lets it drink milk; landscape view with yaks and calves inside milking fence during morning milking; neighbor’s ger (yurt) in background; Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking scene-5
Milking scene-5

Landscape view with yaks and calves inside milking fence during morning milking; Bymabaa releases calf from fence into bigger fence and ties it up later; neighbor’s ger (yurt) in background; Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking scene-4
Milking scene-4

Landscape view with yaks and calves inside milking fence during morning milking; neighbor’s ger (yurt) in background; Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Yaks in pasture
Yaks in pasture

Landscape view with yaks resting and walking; Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking scene-3
Milking scene-3

Landscape view with milking fence during morning milking; neighbor’s ger (yurt) in background; Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Yaks and wood
Yaks and wood

Yaks gathered around woodpile. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Summer camp morning-1
Summer camp morning-1

Summer pasture of Dalaimyagmar and Byambaa with ger (yurt), car, and dog. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Pressing curds-1
Pressing curds-1

Close-up of shar süü (whey) being pressed out from aarts (wet curds). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Pressing curds
Pressing curds

Close-up of shar süü (whey) being pressed out from aarts (wet curds). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar presses wet curds
Dalaimyagmar presses wet curds

Dalaimyagmar places cloth with aarts (wet curds) on pressing board after most whey has been filtered out; places log of wood on top in order to press out remaining whey (shar süü). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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The cows leave the stable after morning milking

The cows leave the stable after morning milking

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Mattis & Andreas are cutting the curd 2
Mattis & Andreas are cutting the curd 2

Mattis and Andreas are cutting the curd with the wirecutter

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Moving the dairy equipment by cable car
Moving the dairy equipment by cable car

The dairy equipment is moved by cable car from lower to higher hut

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Mattis is cutting the curd 2

Between coarse and fine cutting with the wirecutter, Mattis uses two laddles to

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Mattis is cutting the curd
Mattis is cutting the curd

Mattis is cutting the curd in the vat with the wirecutter

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Mattis and Andreas are cutting the curd
Mattis and Andreas are cutting the curd

Mattis and Andreas are cutting the curd in the vat with the wirecutter

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Scalding the curd
Scalding the curd

Slowly the curd is heated to a temperature of 53°C/125°F

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In the milk room
In the milk room

The milk room of a modern alpine dairy with a pipeline milking machine connected to a milk tank

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Maria and Walter are cutting the curd
Maria and Walter are cutting the curd

Maria and Walter are cutting the curd to grain size with the wirecutter

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Stirring the curd 2
Stirring the curd 2

The curd has to be stirred constantly during cheesemaking

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Stirring the curd
Stirring the curd

The curd in the vat has to be stirred continuously during cheesemaking

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Andreas is starting a fire
Andreas is starting a fire

Andreas is starting a fire to scald the curd in the vat

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Walter is making butter
Walter is making butter

Walter has just stopped the butter churn to remove the butter milk

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Filtering whey from aarts (wet curds)
Filtering whey from aarts (wet curds)

Dalaimyagmar places aarts (wet curds) in cloth inside a bucket to prepare filtering whey (shar süü); steps outside to hang up curds in cloth; reenters to get pressing boards. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar makes yoghurt and explains dairying processes
Dalaimyagmar makes yoghurt and explains dairying processes

Dalaimyagmar is heating up boiled milk and stirrs gently to make tarag (yoghurt); explains in detail how tarag and aaruul (dried sour curds) are produced. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Making Butter-1
Making Butter-1

Zoloo squeezes out liquid from butter-öröm mass and forms balls. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Making butter
Making butter

Zoloo transfers leftover öröm (clotted cream) from tray to larger bowl; starts squeezing out water in order to make butter. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Cutting pressed curds
Cutting pressed curds

Zoloo makes aaruul (dried curds) by cutting pressed curds into pieces; places cut curds on trays for drying. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Filtering and boiling milk
Filtering and boiling milk

Raw milk poured through a sieve before boiling; Byambaa adds firewood to increase heat for boiling milk. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Breakfast in ger (yurt)-1
Breakfast in ger (yurt)-1

Table with bowls filled with fresh, hot süütei tsai (milk tea) and fresh öröm (clotted cream), bread for breakfast (öglöönii tsai); Byambaa enjoys his breakfast with bread, öröm, and milk tea. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Breakfast in ger (yurt)
Breakfast in ger (yurt)

Table with bowls filled with fresh, hot süütei tsai (milk tea) and fresh öröm (clotted cream) for breakfast (öglöönii tsai). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Morning inside ger (yurt)-1
Morning inside ger (yurt)-1

View of upper round roof frame of the yurt (geriin toono) from inside; camera pans down and shows kitchen area/south-eastern part of household; Dalaimyagmar heats up and stirrs fresh milk. Byambaa enters with can of milk tea for breakfast (öglöönii tsai, morning tea). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Morning inside ger (yurt)
Morning inside ger (yurt)

View of upper round roof frame of the yurt (geriin toono) from inside; camera pans down and shows kitchen area/south-eastern part of household; Dalaimyagmar heats up and stirrs fresh milk. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Summer camp morning
Summer camp morning

Summer pasture of Dalaimyagmar and Byambaa with yaks, yurt and car; Byambaa carries firewood to stove outside the ger (yurt). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar offers milk-1
Dalaimyagmar offers milk-1

Dalaimyagmar gives offerings of raw milk to land masters or environmental spirits in front of ger after milking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Finishing milking
Finishing milking

Byambaa tries to drive a yak into the milking fence without success; cattle leaves the fence since milking is finished; Byambaa collects all ropes. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar ties up a yak
Dalaimyagmar ties up a yak

Dalaimyagmar ties up a yak to prepare for milking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Scene-2
Milking Scene-2

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa and Zoloo milk yaks in the morning. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar cultures milk
Dalaimyagmar cultures milk

Dalaimyagmar takes a portion of filtered tarag (yoghurt) and adds it to heating thin milk as a lactic ferment (khöröngö) for starting the next batch of tarag. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Andreas starting to scald the curd
Andreas starting to scald the curd

Andreas is starting to scald the curd while discussing the contents of his lighter fluid with Julianna

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Andreas working on the drainng table
Andreas working on the drainng table

Andreas is almost done with moving the curd from the vat to the draining table

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The cows are leaving the barn
The cows are leaving the barn

The cows are leaving the barn after morning milking

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Walter and Maria drain the curd
Walter and Maria drain the curd

Walter and Maria are moving the curd from the vat to the draining table, Switzerland, July 2018

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Andreas draining the curd
Andreas draining the curd

Andreas is moving the curd from the vat to the draining table

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Walter and Maria cutting the curd
Walter and Maria cutting the curd

Walter and Maria make cheese in Val Sumvitg, Switzerland, July 2018

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Bringing milk to the ger
Bringing milk to the ger

Dalaimyagmar takes two buckets of fresh milk and brings them to the ger (yurt).Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Yaks walk out from fence
Yaks walk out from fence

Yaks and calves walk out from milking fence after milking is finished. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Scene 1
Milking Scene 1

Dalaimyagmar milks yak; pours some milk into Byambaa’s bucket; after finishing milking, Byambaa unties yak’s hooves and calves from fence; collects ropes. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Byambaa ties up yak and calf
Byambaa ties up yak and calf

Yak walks into milking fence; Byambaa ties it to fence, then ties hooves while calf drinks; pulls away calf and Dalaimyagmar prepares for milking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Byambaa drives a yak
Byambaa drives a yak

Byambaa tries to drive a yak into the milking fence. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 10
Milking Yaks 10

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Byambaa milking 5
Byambaa milking 5

Byambaa milking a yak while calf drinks from other side. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar milking a yak 2
Dalaimyagmar milking a yak 2

Dalaimyagmar milking a yak. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Preparing Yak Milking
Preparing Yak Milking

Dalaimyagmar ties hooves of a yak; lets calf drink, then pulls away calf and ties it to fence; prepares for milking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Releasing Calf
Releasing Calf

Byambaa releases calf from small corral into milking fence. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 9
Milking Yaks 9

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Yak-Cow Hybrid (Khainag)
Yak-Cow Hybrid (Khainag)

Portrait of a yak-cow hybrid (khainag); Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks in background. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 8
Milking Yaks 8

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 7
Milking Yaks 7

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks; yaks inside milking fence during morning milking; yurt (ger) in background. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 6
Milking Yaks 6

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks; Dalaimyagmar pulls a calf away from its mother asnd begins milking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 5
Milking Yaks 5

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks; Dalaimyagmar waiting for a calf to finish drinking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Khövsgöl summer pasture
Khövsgöl summer pasture

Summer pasture of Dalaimyagmar and Byambaa with yaks, yurt and car. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 4
Milking Yaks 4

Dalaimyagmar, Byambaa milking yaks, Byambaa unties a calf. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Yak calves
Yak calves

Calves inside corral during morning milking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar milking a yak 1
Dalaimyagmar milking a yak 1

Dalaimyagmar milking a yak. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Yaks 3
Milking Yaks 3

Calf drinks milk; Dalaimyagmar in yak corral releasing another calf from smaller fence into milking fence; calf drinks; Dalaimyagmar ties up yak’s hooves with rope, then pulls away calf and ties it to fence; begins milking. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Byambaa milking 4
Byambaa milking 4

Byambaa milking a yak. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-4
Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-4

heavy mortar on top of wild onion cheese (byaslag) in order to press out whey (shar süü). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-3
Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-3

Dalaimyagmar takes a small aluminum pan and places it on wild onion cheese (byaslag); then places heavy mortar on top in order to press out whey (shar süü). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-2
Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-2

Dalaimyagmar places wild onion cheese (byaslag) in cotton cloth on wooden board in order to prepare pressing out whey (shar süü). Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-1
Making wild-onion cheese (byaslag)-1

Dalaimyagmar places mixture of cheese (byaslag) and wild onion (mangir) in cotton cloth for filtering out whey (shar süü); whey is filtered for a couple of seconds only; talks about use of whey for feeding animals such as goats. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Mixing fresh wild onions (mangir) and curdled cheese
Mixing fresh wild onions (mangir) and curdled cheese

Dalaimyagmar adds fresh wild onions (mangir) to curdled cheese and mixes both; pours whey into milking can for later use. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered-2
Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered-2

Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered and collected from wet curds (aarts) hung up on ger wall; Dalaimyagmar explains that she uses whey for curdling cheese. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered-1
Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered-1

Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered and collected from wet curds (aarts) hung up on ger wall; Dalaimyagmar explains that she uses whey for curdling cheese. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered
Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered

Close-up of whey (shar süü) being filtered and collected from wet curds (aarts) hung up on ger wall; Dalaimyagmar explains that she uses whey for curdling cheese. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar transfers boiled milk
Dalaimyagmar transfers boiled milk

Dalaimyagmar pours boiled milk into different pot for making öröm; pours from height in order to have thick layer of foam that will turn into öröm. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Close-up of foam on top of boiled milk
Close-up of foam on top of boiled milk

Close-up of foam on top of hot boiled milk, which will turn into öröm; Dalaimagmar explains. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Dalaimyagmar boils milk
Dalaimyagmar boils milk

Dalaimyagmar boils milk; stirrs and pours from height in order to make öröm. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Sheep skin softened with raw milk
Sheep skin softened with raw milk

Dalaimyagmar shows sheep skin softened with raw milk which will be used for winter coat

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga-7 from Dairy Cultures on Vimeo.
View over Tsagaan Suvraga-7

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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Bird's view over Tsagaan Suvraga
Bird’s view over Tsagaan Suvraga

Bird’s view over Tsagaan Suvraga soil at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga-6
View over Tsagaan Suvraga-6

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga-5
View over Tsagaan Suvraga-5

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga-4
View over Tsagaan Suvraga-4

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga-3
View over Tsagaan Suvraga-3

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga-2
View over Tsagaan Suvraga-2

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga-1
View over Tsagaan Suvraga-1

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Tsagaan Suvraga
View over Tsagaan Suvraga

View over Tsagaan Suvraga (White Stupa) at sundowning in Ölzii sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Gobi desert pasture-5
View over Gobi desert pasture-5

View over Gobi desert pasture and ger (yurt) with tied up camel foals in front. Khuld sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Gobi desert pasture-4
View over Gobi desert pasture-4

View over Gobi desert pasture and ger (yurt) with tied up camel foals in front. Khuld sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Gobi desert pasture and ger (yurt) with tied up camel foals in front. Khuld sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.
View over Gobi desert pasture-3

View over Gobi desert pasture and ger (yurt) with tied up camel foals in front. Khuld sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Gobi desert pasture-2
View over Gobi desert pasture-2

View over Gobi desert pasture and ger (yurt) with tied up camel foals in front. Khuld sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Gobi desert pasture-1
View over Gobi desert pasture-1

View over Gobi desert pasture and ger (yurt) with tied up camel foals in front. Khuld sum, Dundgovi, late August 2018.

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View over Western Taiga landscape-2
View over Western Taiga landscape-2

View over Western Taiga landscape with urts (teepee) and tied up reindeer. Khövsgöl, early August 2018.

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View over Western Taiga landscape-1
View over Western Taiga landscape-1

View over Western Taiga landscape with urts (teepee) and tied up reindeer. Tourist tents in distance. Khövsgöl, early August 2018.

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View over Tsaatan camp in Western Taiga-3
View over Tsaatan camp in Western Taiga-3

View over Western Taiga landscape with urts (teepee) and tied up reindeer. Khövsgöl, early August 2018.

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View over Tsaatan camp in Western Taiga-2
View over Tsaatan camp in Western Taiga-2

View over Western Taiga landscape with urts (teepee) and tied up reindeer. A few cows inside a corral. Khövsgöl, early August 2018.

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View over autumn camp in Western Taiga-1
View over Tsaatan camp in Western Taiga-1

View over Western Taiga landscape with urts (teepee) and tied up reindeer. Khövsgöl, early August 2018.

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View over Western Taiga landscape
View over Western Taiga landscape

View over Western Taiga landscape, Khövsgöl, late July 2018.

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Bird’s view over tsaatan autumn camp-1
Bird’s view over Tsaatan autumn camp-1

Bird’s view over tsaatan autumn camp. Western Taiga, Khövsgöl, late July 2018.

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Bird’s view over tsaatan autumn camp
Bird’s view over Tsaatan autumn camp

Bird’s view over tsaatan autumn camp. Western Taiga, Khövsgöl, late July 2018.

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View over autumn camp in Western Taiga
View over autumn camp in Western Taiga

View over three tsaatan urts (teepees), autumn camp in Western Taiga, Khövsgöl, late July 2018.

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View over Gobi desert pasture
View over Gobi desert pasture

View over Gobi desert pasture and ger (yurt) with tied up camel foals in front

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View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep and goats-4
View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep and goats-4

View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep, goats in valley west of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province.

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View over herds of yaks and horses-3
View over herds of yaks and horses-3

View over herds of horses and yaks in valley west of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province.

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View over herds of yaks, sheep, goats-2
View over herds of yaks and horses-2

View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep, goats in valley west of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province.

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View over herds of yaks, sheep, goats-1
View over herds of yaks, sheep, goats-1

View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep, goats in valley west of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province.

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View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep, goats in valley
View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep, goats

View over herds of horses, yaks, sheep, goats in valley west of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province.

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Eg River Basin Khatgal 4
Eg River Basin Khatgal 4

View over the Eg river basin south of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province. July 2018.

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Eg River Basin Khatgal 3
Eg River Basin Khatgal 3

View over the Eg river basin south of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province. July 2018.

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Eg River Basin Khatgal 2
Eg River Basin Khatgal 2

View over the Eg river basin south of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province. July 2018.

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Aaruul on ger roof; Eg river basin Khatgal
Aaruul on ger roof; Eg river basin Khatgal

Aaruul (dried sour curds) is dried by placing it on the roof of the ger. View over Eg river south of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province. July 2018.

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Eg River Basin Khatgal 1
Eg River Basin Khatgal 1

View over the Eg river basin south of Khatgal, Khövsgöl province. July 2018.

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Music Album II: Kyrgyz Bonfire Songs
Music Album II: Kyrgyz Bonfire Songs

This compilation features Kyrgyz songs recorded during the Mmicrobes on the Move traveling conference during an evening spent at a bonfire in rural Kyrgyzstan. The list also includes two Mongolian and one German song.

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Music Album I: Songs From The Mongolian Steppe
Music Album I: Songs From The Mongolian Steppe

A collection of songs sung by our collaborators in rural Mongolia.

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Reindeer herd returning

Reindeer herd returning from pasture in the afternoon

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Milking Yaks

This series shows herders milking their yak and cattle during morning hours in Khatgal, Khövsgöl province.

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Making Sour Curds: Aaruul 1

Photo series of pressing and cutting curds in order to produce Aaruul in Khatgal, Khövsgöl.

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Interview with Aida Jamangulova

Aida Jamangulova is Director of the Agency for Development Initiatives in Kyrgyzstan.

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Interview with Sarygulov Sultan

Sarygulov Sultan is Coordinator of the Organic Aymak Project in Kyrgyzstan

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Interview with Soninkhishig Tsolmon

Soninkhishig Tsolmon is Professor of Public Health at the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences in Ulaanbaatar and President of the Mongolian Dietetics Association.

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Interview with Julianna Fehlinger

Juliana Fehlinger is Managing Director of Via Campesina Austria/Österreichische Berg- und Kleinbäuer_innenvereinigung

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Interview with Erdene-Ochir Tumen-Ochir

Erdene-Ochir Tumen-Ochir is Lecturer in Mongolian at the University of Bonn

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Interview with Khaira

Khaira is a PhD Student in Microbiology at Inner Mongolia Agricultural University in Hohhot

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Interview with Paul Lawson

Paul Lawson is Professor of Microbiology at the University of Oklahoma in Norman

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Interview with Lisa Rail

Lisa F. Rail is a social anthropologist based in Vienna

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Interview with Dalaimyagmar Baasamba

Dalaimyagmar Baasamba is a Herder and member of the Blessed by Yak Cooperative

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Interview with Baasan Dorj

Baasan Dorj is a Herder and member of the Blessed by Yak Cooperative in Khatgal

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Interview with Odbayar Tseye-Oidov

Odbayar Tseye-Oidov is Professor of Nutritional Science at Mongolian University of Science and Technology in Ulaanbaatar

Videos, , , , , , , June 30, 2020videosconference dairy-research dairy-science interview kyrgyzstan microbes-on-the-move mongolia traveling-conference
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Interview with Gulnara Batakanova

Gulnara Batakanova is Lecturer of Philosophy at Kyrgyz Agrarian University in Bishkek

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Interview with Michael Eschbaumer

Michael Eschbaumer is Laboratory Head of the Institute for Diagnostic Virology at the Frierdrich-Löffler-Institute for Animal Health in Riems

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Interview with Gulzada Asanbaeva

Gulzada Asanbaeva is a Herder and works with the Agency for Development Initiatives in … Read more

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Interview with Julia Clark

Julia Clark is an archaeologist based in Ulaanbaatar and Director of Nomad Science

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Interview with Makhabat Abdilova

Makhabat Abdilova is a Herder and works with the Agency for Development Initiatives in Kyrgyzstan

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Milking Yaks 1

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Byambaa milking 3

Byambaa milking a yak. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Milking Scene
Milking Scene

Cans with raw milk; Byambaa milking a yak; Dalaimyagmar preparing to milk next … Read more

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Björn milking 2

Björn milking a yak, Dalaimyagmar holding a calf and … Read more

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Byambaa milking 2

Byambaa milking a yak. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Björn milking 1

Björn milking a yak, Dalaimyagmar holding a calf and … Read more

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Byambaa milking 1

Byambaa milking a yak. Khatgal, Khövsgöl province, July 2018.

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Yak grazing
Yak grazing

Yak standing in front of camera; Björn walking to … Read more

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Milking Yaks 2

Yak calf laying in the grass, Björn milking, view of the … Read more

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Building a fence 6

Byambaa, Ösökhöö, Björn prepare fence-building for … Read more

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Building a fence 1

Byambaa, Ösökhöö, Björn prepare fence-building for … Read more

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Building a fence 2

Byambaa, Ösökhöö, Björn prepare fence-building for … Read more

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Building a fence 3

Byambaa, Ösökhöö, Björn prepare fence-building for … Read more

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Building a fence 4

Byambaa, Ösökhöö, Björn prepare fence-building for … Read more

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Building a fence 5

Byambaa, Ösökhöö & Björn prepare fence-building for … Read more

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Dalaimyagmar cuts clotted cream

Dalaimyagmar cuts clotted cream and transfers öröm from pot to … Read more

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Dalaimyagmar walks to the river

Dalaimyagmar walks to the river to get water; Zoloo picks up some firewood, yaks … Read more

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Herd of Yaks walking

Herd of Yaks walking a slope in the far; sound of children playing in … Read more

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Dalaimyagmar starts a fire

Dalaimyagmar starts a fire in the … Read more

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Cow mooing

Cow mooing into the … Read more

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Dalaimyagmar washes milk cans

<br>Dalaimyagmar washes milk cans after milking in the … Read more

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Dalaimyagmar milking a yak

Dalaimyagmar milking a yak that then jumps over the fence, Byambaa ties the feet of … Read more

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Dogs play in front of ger

Dogs play and lay around in front of … Read more

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Yaks walking

Yaks waking on … Read more

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Clotted Cream
Cutting Clotted Cream / Öröm 2

Dalaimyagmar cuts clotted cream and transfers öröm from pot to … Read more

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Ger in summer pasture

Ger in summer pasture; sound of children playing in … Read more

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Clotted cream
Clotted cream / öröm

Plate with öröm clotted … Read more

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Making Yoghurt / Tarag
Making Yoghurt / Tarag

Dalaimyagmar heats up and stirrs thin milk from öröm to make yoghurt, starter has already … Read more

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Three Yaks

Three yaks passing by in front of … Read more

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Clotted Cream
Cutting clotted cream / Öröm 1

Dalaimyagmar cuts clotted cream and trnsfers öröm from pot to … Read more

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Dalaimyagmar offers milk

Dalaimyagmar gives offerings of raw milk to land masters or environmental spirits in front of … Read more

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