Fascinating photos of foods before they are harvested
Do you know what your food looked like before you bought it?
Most of us tend to think of raw ingredients as the things we find in grocery stores or farmers' markets. We certainly don't think about what the food used to look like when we're preoccupied with what we're going to do with it. That's why most people tend to be surprised at how some of their favorite fruits, vegetables, spices, and even grains look like before they make the long journey to the store and eventually into your stomach.
Click through to see photos of shocking and strange-looking foods before they are plucked from nature.
LIFESTYLE Global economy