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Mom: Meribel Becceril Garcia Children: Diego (11), Francisco Mateo (5), and Jose Maria (4). Meribel's three boys want to grow up to become soldiers. She has mixed feelings about that. At the time of our interview, her husband was digging irrigation ditches around their farmland a mile from their home, where they grow corn, fava beans, and zucchini. Outside their house, they pick pears, prunes, and peaches. Meribel said the best part of living in her hometown of Pueblo Nuevo is harvesting and eating their own food. "We know what's in it," she said. Until recently, she said, her children didn't eat much. They'd just move the food around their plates. Now, after the Vitamin Angels intervention, they're back at full strength.

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