Heirloom Wheat

The heads of wheat are forming. We have four varieties, Bolero, Sonora, Gabba De Farro and Frassinetto. We are growing enough  to produce seed to plant this fall. The heirloom plants are tall unlike modern varieties which are short. The tall varieties are vulnerable to wind and falling over (lodging). Work at UC Davis in […]

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