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Wheat

A cereal used in a large number of products, especially food. Wheat is contained in bread, cake, beer, pasta and even some fuels. Wheat is a major commodity and its contracts are traded on exchanges.
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Molecular characterization of the Wx-B1 allelic variants identified in cultivated emmer wheat and comparison with those of durum wheat.
They found similar results, published in Crop Science in September 2012, in screening 359 emmer wheat accessions.
Caption: The inhabitants of a newly excavated village in western Iran where emmer wheat was domesticated by 9,800 years ago left behind artifacts such as this clay animal figurine.
1/4 cup spelt 1/4 cup dehulled barley 1/4 cup emmer wheat (farro) 1/4 cup rye berries salt as needed
Cranberry frangipane crostata SERVES 8 | 1 3/4 HOURS, PLUS AT LEAST 2V2 HOURS TO CHILL Emmer farro flour, made from whole-grain emmer wheat, gives the crostata a rustic texture and great Flavor Because it's low in gluten, it needs to be mixed with all-purpose flour to hold the crust together Sweet frangipane (almond pastry cream) mellows the tart cranberries.
The storage room contained Emmer wheat, one of the oldest domesticated varieties, which was found in Syria as early as the Neolithic period.
Examples of the three are bread wheat, tobacco, and sugar beet; emmer wheat and cactus pear; and common walnut and sweet/wild cherry, wine grape and vine zoning, and apple and pear.