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The Food Programme

Cheap Veg

Cheap Veg

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Sheila Dillon explores the stories behind humble British vegetables, inviting ethno-botanist James Wong to share his thoughts on the merits of rhubarb. Agricultural expert Oliver Moore visits a seed bank in Ireland to highlight efforts to increase variety in potatoes, and food writer Andrew Webb unearths new uses for onions.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Sheila Dillon
Contributor James Wong
Contributor Oliver Moore
Contributor Andrew Webb
Producer Dan Saladino
Producer Emma Weatherill
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