Emmer

Emmer

T. dicoccon
T. turgidum subsp. dicoccum

Emmer wheat (Triticum dicoccum), also known as farro especially in Italy, or hulled wheat,is a type of awned wheat. It was one of the first crops domesticated in the Near East. It was widely cultivated in the ancient world, but is now a relict crop in mountainous regions of Europe and Asia.

Read more about Emmer:  Taxonomy, Morphology, History, Cultivation, Food Uses, Etymology

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... Emmer (Triticum dicoccum), spelt (Triticum spelta), and einkorn (Triticum monococcum) are called farro in Italy, sometimes (but not always) distinguished ... Emmer grown in the Garfagnana region of Tuscany is known as farro, and can receive an IGP designation (Indicazione Geografica Protetta) which by law guarantees its geographic origin ... Emmer is by far the most common variety grown in Italy, in certain mountain regions of Tuscany and Abruzzo ...
Minnesota Gubernatorial Election, 2010 - Campaign History - General Election
... Early polls showed Emmer even with his likely DFL opponents, with Horner trailing far behind, and a large percentage of voters undecided ... statistician Nate Silver gave Dayton an 86% chance of winning and Emmer 14% ... Dayton led Emmer at the close of balloting by 8770 votes (0.42%) ...
Emmer - Etymology
... use 1908 Origin species of wheat, from German Emmer, variant of Amelkorn, from amel "starch", from Latin amylum ...
Marty Seifert - 2010 Gubernatorial Campaign
... He was followed by state representative Tom Emmer with 23% of the vote and former state auditor Patricia Anderson with 14% of the vote ... Tom Emmer with 39% ... into the 2010 State Republican Convention in a close battle with Tom Emmer, but fell behind on the first ballot ...
Luciano Emmer
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