What does it mean to cut across the grain?

Answer Cutting across the grain (or against the grain) is a common instruction in recipes and when cutting wood and other materials. The item will have natural lines running through it. To cut across the ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What does it mean to cut across the grain

A question concerning Seven Grain Blend, or Seven Grain Cereal?

Oddly enough the last couple of days I have been studying rice and other grains and the ideas are kind of fresh.A grain is the seed from some type of grass, wheat, rice, corn, oats, etc...) cereals... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Grain Mites?

Grain mites are often called food mites. They are small creatures that can be found on different foods including dried fruits, pet food, cereal and even cheese. Like many types of mites, grain mite... Read More »

Is rye bread whole grain?

According to Science Daily, normal rye bread is whole grain. Most of the rye flour and bread sold in stores, however, is really a concoction of several different types of wheat flour and not whole ... Read More »

How to Cut Grain with a Swather?

Harvesting grain with a swather is a process that cuts the grain stalks several inches above the ground, laying the head and stalk as 1 piece on the stubble. Swathing is used on wheat, oats, barley... Read More »