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We met this man on our walk through some village compounds. We were curious about the straw structure and learned that it is a homemade beehive. He takes it deep into the bush where the bees are attracted to it, enter and make their honeycombs. After several months, he returns, smokes the bees out and removes the honey. Then the process is repeated.

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