Documentary in Spanish. The beekeeping and honey extraction is in the first 15 minutes.



From Wikipedia: "The Nahua comprise the largest indigenous group in Mexico and second largest group in El Salvador."

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nahuas

Apparently, this species, Melipona Beecheii, and the native beekeeping practice is going extinct in its native habitat of the Yucatan Peninsula, but keeping them is a popular hobby in Cuba.

https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt...r-home-in-cuba