Jose Cuervo Agave Plant Harvesting and Tequila Production

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Jimador Don Ismael harvests a tequila agave plant, also known as blue... News PhotoAgave,Agriculture,Alcohol,Blue,Craftsperson,Crop,Drink,Drinking,Farm,Field,Finance,Guadalajara - Mexico,Harvesting,Mexico,North America,Outdoors,The Americas,USA,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergJimador Don Ismael harvests a tequila agave plant, also known as blue agave, in a field owned by Tequila Cuervo La Rojena S.A. de C.V., maker of Jose Cuervo, in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Thursday, Nov. 22 2012. There are more than 200 types of agave in Mexico, but use of the blue agave plant was made compulsory in the last century to the issuance of the Official Mexican Standard for Tequila production. Photographer: Susana Gonzalez/Bloomberg via Getty Images