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The Beet Goes On

Special | 42m 46s

Irwin Goldman, professor, Department of Horticulture, UW-Madison. Irwin Goldman provides a historical account of the table beet, explaining how this and other root vegetables fits into the discussion of immigration and social justice. In this account, he also touches on the beet's health benefits.

Aired: 08/18/10

Rating: TV-G

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