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The honey of the untouchables, A fragment of honeycomb is about to be hand pressed. Tamil Nadu, India

© Eric Tourneret / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5616x3744 pixels (18.7"x12.5" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2010-05-14

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The Keystone Foundation has been working on ways to improve the honey quality for 15 years. Hand pressing honey is prohibited as it mixes wax with the honey, but it still happens in the heat of action.


Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agricultural activity / Animal breeding / Beekeeping / Hive / Comb (hive)

Natural resources use / Alimentation

Natural resources use / Agricultural product / Hive product / Honey

Economic activity / Activity / Traditional activity

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (zoology) / Hand


Behavior / Animal construction / Alveole

Shot / Close-up

Asia / Indian subcontinent / India / Tamil Nadu (State)

Ethnic group / Irula


Natural resources use / Agricultural product / Hive product / Natural wax

Natural resources use / Fauna use / Honey hunting

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