Views from the Farm – Radishes

Feast your eyes on these gorgeous, fresh, local, and organic radishes from the Dining Services Garden at scenic Kentland Farm.

Did you know?

  • 1996 was “the year of the radish”.
  • Egyptian pharaohs fed the radish to the slaves who built the pyramids on a daily basis.
  • They belong to the mustard family.
  • In the 1500’s, the English used them as a remedy for kidney stones and pimples.

Information drawn from here.

Photo courtesy Michael Sullivan.

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