Broccoli is one of the weirdest looking plants you’ll ever see growing in a field. Just like its cousins cauliflower, Brussels sprouts and cabbage. The stalks shoot up from a pile of weeds looking like nothing so much as space alien flowers.
There’s an art to the harvest — and a very large knife is involved. Host Chip Carter got a lesson in chopping broccoli at Smith Farms in Hastings, FL.