Turkey Red Winter Wheat
Triticum aesitivum winter. $2 of each packet will go to humanitarian efforts in the Ukraine. A heritage red wheat brought to North America by Mennonites from the region of the Ukraine in the 1870s. Popular for bread baking. Very adaptive and drought tolerant once established. 20g/packet
Yes, you can grow wheat in your backyard! A 3x100 foot bed can produce approximately 20 lbs. of grain! Plant winter wheat in the fall, typically October, and water evenly until germination and approximately 2-4 inches of growth. Winter wheat is dormant over the winter and begins growing again in the spring. Harvest late summer. Grain cleaning can also be done by hand. Contact Laughing Wolf Farm to learn more. Locally adapted, organic seed. No GMOs, no glyphosates!