The Oldest Grain

Here’s an article from JSTOR on the oldest grain cultivated by man, so representing an intermediary stage in our evolution between hunter-gatherers and settled agriculturalists. Incredibly, it is still being grown, but only just. It’s called einkorn.

http://daily.jstor.org/einkorn-the-new-it-wheat/?utm_source=internalhouse&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=jstordaily_05192016&cid=eml_j_jstordaily_dailylist_05192016

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