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This picture taken on January 8, 2013 shows a farmer working on a... News PhotoAgricultural Activity,Agriculture,District,Economy,Farmer,Field,Finance,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Outdoors,Plantation,Rice Paddy,Straw Hat,Vertical,Vietnam,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis picture taken on January 8, 2013 shows a farmer working on a rice field in Nhu Xuan district, north-central province of Thanh Hoa on January 8, 2013. Thailand lost its status as the world's top rice exporter in 2012 as a controversial scheme to boost farmer incomes saw it overtaken by India and Vietnam, an industry group said on January 4. AFP PHOTO/HOANG DINH Nam (Photo credit should read HOANG DINH NAM/AFP/Getty Images)