Upload

Loading icon Loading...

This video is unavailable.

Japanese Daikon Radish Patch

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to like Kurt Bell's video.

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to dislike Kurt Bell's video.

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add Kurt Bell's video to your playlist.

Uploaded on May 25, 2009

Emilys great aunt shares the bounty of her daikon radish patch. Daikon play an important role in Japanese home cooking and is used in soups and many side dishes. Daikon can grow very large and farmers in Japan will often grow daikon during the summer and autumn which reflects the important role this jumbo radish plays in the Japanese diet.

Viewers may be wondering why Emilys great aunt is wearing a motorcycle helmet while harvesting her daikon. I had previously been filming a spider I found in her field when she rode by on her scooter and stopped to say hi. Being the generous person she is she could not leave without giving me some goodies from her field. I later tried to share the daikon bounty with our neighbors only to find that Emilys great aunt had already made her rounds and given Daikon to everyone. Our family will therefore be happily eating daikon with every meal for the next week.

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

Ratings have been disabled for this video.
Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.

Loading icon Loading...

Advertisement
Loading...
Working...
Sign in to add this to Watch Later

Add to