Some children might be complaining if asked by their parents to help them. But with smile and pride, this young rubber tapper girl helps her parents at their rubber plantation. How amazing is she!
Being a rubber tapper is not easy and probably not everyone’s cup of tea. The work is done at night or in the early morning before the day’s temperature rises, so the latex will drip longer before coagulating and sealing the cut. Also, many people couldn’t stand the strong smell of the coagulated latex.
However, a little girl from Thailand dubbed as young rubber tapper girl don’t mind it and is happier helping her parents tapping rubber trees at the plantation.
With beaming smile and pride, she didn’t might the pungent smell of the coagulated latex and endure mosquito bites. She is seen happily works with her parents despite what she needs to endure.
According to the video, this young rubber tapper girl is four years old but she is already familiar with rubber tapping process. Wearing pink boots, the young rubber tapper girl takes a bucket and walks over to a rubber tree.
She then grabbed the cup filled with coagulated latex and put the latex into the bucket. The video shows how this young rubber tapper girl works hard to fill in the bucket with the coagulated latex from the rubber trees.
Despite the things that she needs to endure, the 4-year-old girl was seen smiling and full-spirited. When the finally filled the bucket, she carried it back home and return back to collect more latex later.
According to Wikipedia, Rubber tapping is the process by which latex is collected from a rubber tree. The latex is harvested by slicing a groove into the bark of the tree at a depth of a quarter inch with a hooked knife and peeling back the bark. Trees must be approximately six years old and six inches in diameter in order to be tapped for latex.
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Posted by จิ๊ นุ่น on Tuesday, June 26, 2018