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Purple broccoli crop 'devastated'

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If you're a fan of purple sprouting broccoli, be warned as it's in very short supply.

Farmers are warning that months of cold and wet weather have led to severe crop failures.

Farmer Sarah Pettitt, who grows the vegetable near Boston, Lincolnshire explains why there's a shortage of the vegetable.


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