Archive for April, 2014

All Roads Lead to Harlan

All Roads Lead to Harlan

When reviewing the recent literature on perennial grains, there are few breadcrumbs to follow. Most authors refer to chapters of Foraging and Farming from the World Archaeological Congress held in Southampton, England, in September 1986. Two chapters present a particularly…

Bringing perennial grain crops to Africa

Bringing perennial grain crops to Africa

Bringing perennial grain crops to Africa is ¬†the aim of ¬†this new project.   EAST LANSING, Mich. ‚Äì Drawing from expertise in agronomy, geography, modeling and socioeconomics, a research team led by a Michigan State University (MSU) scientist will study…