Discover the real reason why asparagus is considered the "king of vegetables."

Asparagus How Does It Grow

Premiered June 11, 2018
Asparagus

Discover the real reason why asparagus is considered the "king of vegetables." We reveal all the fascinating secrets of this springtime treat as we follow it from seed to fruit (yep, fruit!) to harvest and packing.

About the Program

How Does It Grow

Telling the stories of our food from field to fork.

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