Jose Cuervo Agave Plant Harvesting and Tequila Production

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A worker prepares to move tequila agave plant cores, also known as... News PhotoAgave,Agriculture,Alcohol,Apple Core,Blue,Craftsperson,Crop,Distillation,Distillery,Drink,Drinking,Farm,Field,Finance,Guadalajara - Mexico,Harvesting,Horizontal,Mexico,North America,Occupation,Preparation,The Americas,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergA worker prepares to move tequila agave plant cores, also known as blue agave, to be processed at the Tequila Cuervo La Rojena S.A. de C.V., maker of Jose Cuervo, distillery plant 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