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How to Turn Your Rusty Cast-Off 10 Speed into a Global Poverty Fighter

Got a bike rusting in your basement? It could be grinding corn in rural Guatemala. Lots of corn.

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Got some bicycles rusting in your basement? They could be grinding corn in rural Guatemala. Using cast-off bikes from the United States and Canada, Maya Pedal fashions a range of bicimaquinas (pedal powered machines) that are helping pull Guatemalan subsistence farmers out of poverty.

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