Collecting sap to make rubber showing sap dripping from a rubber tree into a drip pot in the foothills of Kerala, Southern India

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Collecting sap to make rubber showing sap dripping from a rubber tree into a drip pot in the foothills of Kerala, Southern India
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The Tapping of rubber process is by cutting (with a special flat knife )a diagonal groove in the bark that allows the rubber sap to drip along the groove to a container to collect it . It is collected on a daily basis.
Location: Rubber plantation in Idukku District Kerala Southern India