A grain trade 2000 years before agriculture

A grain trade 2000 years before agriculture

The ancient inhabitants of Britain began to consume wheat grown about two thousand years before agriculture came along on the island, importing it from the mainland. This discovery, made ​​by researchers from the University of Warwick, Bradford and the Department of...
Types of flour

Types of flour

In terms of the parts of the grain (the grass fruit) used in flour—the endosperm or protein/starchy part, the germ or protein/fat/vitamin-rich part, and the bran or fiber part—there are three general types of flour.