The Advanced Plant Habitat Welcomes Its First Crop on the Space Station
The space wheat represents “the first true foray into studies involving space-based agricultural cycles.”
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We Asked Farmers Why Pop Stars Keep Running Through Fields of Crops
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Gluten-Free Onion Rings
The perfect, crispy side to go with burgers.
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Only Four Percent of Americans Actually Have Food Allergies
But that's really just our best guess.
This New Super Crop Could Change the Way We Grow Wheat
British researchers claim the new GM wheat crop can photosynthesize more efficiently to produce higher yields.
Think You Know Wheat? Think Again
The flavor, texture, and overall complexity of heirloom wheat flours are staggering compared to conventional ones. Why aren't we eating more local varieties?
All Aboard the Ship Sailing Near-Extinct Grains From Oslo to Istanbul
“We’re using the seeds as a way to talk about challenges within the food system,” says Amy Franceschini, one of the artists involved in the project.
How Perennial 'Super-Wheat' Could Save the Planet
Kernza—a wild, perennial wheatgrass native to the Fertile Crescent—is viewed as sort of an agricultural holy grail, and could potentially solve a list of daunting challenges while feeding humans and livestock on a mass scale.
Study Suggests that Your Birthday and Hometown Can Affect Your Risk of Being Celiac
A Swedish study published in the Archives of Disease in Childhood found that the season during which you were born—and where your hometown falls on a map—can influence your risk of being celiac.
How Syrian Bakers Are Making Bread Against All Odds
Even in a time of war, Syrians' high standards for bread are uncompromising. Bakers have implemented unique techniques to provide the daily bread under conflict.
The Cure for Gluten Intolerance Could Live Inside These Bug-Eating Plants
These carnivorous plants melt bugs with natural enzymes that could be harnessed to break down gluten.