The bizarre discovery: it turns out that it's not a natural product, after all. Local farmers had been feeding it to their cattle (as well as to themselves) in such high doses that their urine contaminated the soil with enough Tramadol that the plants were taking it up into their root system in harvestable quantities.
It's not even clear why they're giving it to the cattle -- apparently there's just a sense that it makes them happier. I suspect that's a euphemism for "the cattle were stoned out of their minds." Also, given that this was coming out in such quantities in their urine, I'm kind of shocked that these cattle still have livers or kidneys.
So yes, this story basically boils down to "the farmers were all high as kites, and started giving drugs to the cows too, until even the trees ended up full of narcotics."
Want to see it in action? First, enable the experimental Credential Manager API at chrome://flags/#enable-credential-manager-api and restart Chrome. Then, go to https://credential-manager-api-test.appspot.com/ and start filling some random data about your username, password and click the first button to simulate a "Sign In" which will tell Chrome to save these credentials for later if you agree.
When you click on the "Step 2" button, Chrome will show you all credentials for this website you could use to sign in.
If you're not going to use this furthermore, I'd recommend you disable this flag for security reasons.
The Credential Management API is not limited to username/password pairs. It is also intended to work with websites that support federated identity providers. Go read the WIP W3C draft if you want to read more about this exciting Web API.
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