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Rene Arandia Vargas, right, along with Francisco Bonefar, left front, and Francisco's son, smoke cigarettes and chew on coca leaves after a hour and half hike into the Chaparé jungle to find Varas's coca farm near Eterezama, Bolivia. VThe group will work for almost eight hours, and say that the that the work would be impossible without the help and energy they recieve from chewing the coca leaf.