Did You Know: Spaghetti Grows On Trees? The BBC aired a little piece of broadcast history 53 years ago — a very serious documentary about Switzerland's bumper spaghetti crop. Spaghetti farmers were worried about a late frost. News footage showed Swiss peasants plucking spaghetti from trees. Despite the date — April Fools' Day — many Britons were fooled by the reports.
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Did You Know: Spaghetti Grows On Trees?

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BBC: Unidentified Man: The last two weeks of March are an anxious time for the spaghetti farmer. There's always the chance of a late frost, which...

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