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Spain / Saffron #106337

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 01, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Consuegra, Spain: Robert Trout) Farming of autumn crocus, known as the "saffron rose," here reported; details given, scenes shown. Use of flower's parts for saffron spice noted. History of flower detailed. [General Saffron Company spokesperson Fernando MORILLO - discusses labor of producing saffron.] Varieties of uses for saffron shown. Spanish family shown plucking threads from flower. [WOMAN - (thru translator) explains saffron's value.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Trout, Robert

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