Wheat growing in a field

Wheat is a cereal crop, that is to say wheat is a cultivated grass that produces edible seeds. That's right, humans eat grass and call it cereals.

There are different types of wheat. The best known way westerners use wheat is for Bread making but wheat can make pasta other types of western noodles, cake, biscuits and other western food.

Asians use wheat differently, in India they make chapattis, in China and other far eastern countries (west Asian countries) they make oriental noodles from wheat and other foodstuffs.

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