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Plants and People, Carrots and Carotene

Special | 51m 32s

Philipp Simon, Professor, Department of Horticulture, UW-Madison Professor Philipp Simon talks about carrots and agricultural development before discussing the historical development of crops and agriculture to learn more about our modern use of crops. He explains the relationship between plants and people as well as the nutritional compounds of carrots and carotene.

Aired: 01/20/10

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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