What is bulgar wheat?

Answer Sometimes mistaken for cracked wheat, bulgar wheat differs in its partial cooking before cracking the grains. Whole wheat kernels are soaked, steamed, dried and crushed to make bulgar wheat, which ... Read More »

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Is pearl wheat the same as bulgar wheat?

No. Bulgur wheat and pearl wheat are not the same types of wheat. Pearl wheat, pearl barley, and pearl millet are different names for the same types of wheat. Pearl wheat is mostly cultivated in po... Read More »

What kind of wheat is used to grow wheat grass?

The young grass of the common wheat plant Triticum aestivum is either freshly juiced or dried into a powder for consumption as wheatgrass. According to the Hippocrates Health Institute, wheatgrass ... Read More »

Does wheat grass come from hard wheat?

The best wheat grass comes from hard winter wheat. Growing it is easy. First, sprout the seeds. Spread peat moss and topsoil about 2 inches deep and transfer the sprouted seeds. Cover with peat mos... Read More »

Do i use hard or soft wheat berries to make wheat grass?

Hard and soft wheat berries both germinate into wheatgrass. Ann Wigmore, who popularized wheatgrass as a health tonic, recommends using hard red winter wheat berries to sprout wheatgrass. Hard spri... Read More »