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How Does it Grow? Cauliflower

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Farmers have to do WHAT to keep our cauliflower white? Travel to one of America's biggest organic farms to uncover the secrets of growing cauliflower — including one very labor-intensive step to satisfy consumer expectation for color (though it has nothing at all to do with taste!). And how our expectations can lead to food waste right in the field.


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For more information on how your food grows — including more "How Does it Grow?" videos — visit howgrow.org.
Learn more about How Does it Grow? and their mission to teach agricultural literacy at howgrow.org. You can also follow along on Twitter at @howgrow, and on Facebook, too.
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