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  1. WHEAT

  2. Wheat Most widely cultivated plant in the world Domesticated about 9,000 BC in what is now Northern Iraq

  3. Wheat Most widely cultivated plant in the world Grows well in cool climates

  4. Wheat Most widely cultivated plant in the world Grows well in cool climates Used for flour

  5. Wheat Most widely cultivated plant in the world Grows well in cool climates Used for flour superior keeping and baking qualities

  6. Wheat Most widely cultivated plant in the world Grows well in cool climates Used for flour white flour -- germ and bran removed

  7. Wheat Most widely cultivated plant in the world Grows well in cool climates Used for flour whole wheat is more nutritious

  8. Wheat Can be spring crop or winter crop

  9. Wheat • can be spring crop or winter crop spring wheat is grown where winters are severe

  10. Wheat Can be spring crop or winter crop Spring wheat is grown where winters are severe Winter wheat is planted in early fall

  11. Wheat Can be spring crop or winter crop Spring wheat is grown where winters are severe Winter wheat is planted in early fall germinates then remains dormant during winter

  12. Can be spring crop or winter crop Spring wheat is grown where winters are severe Winter wheat is planted in early fall germinates then remains dormant during winter usually harvested during summer months Wheat

  13. HARD WINTER WHEAT IS PRODUCED IN THE GREAT PLAINS STATES : KANSAS NEBRASKA OKLAHOMA COLORADO

  14. SOFT WINTER WHEAT IS PRODUCED IN THE MIDWEST: ILLINOIS IOWA

  15. HARD SPRING WHEAT IS PRODUCED IN THE NORTHERN GREAT PLAINS STATES: N. DAKOTA MONTANA MINNESOTA

  16. SRW WHEAT > CBOT HRW WHEAT > KCBOT HRS WHEAT > MGE