WHEAT, OUR DAILY BREAD
The main crop grown worldwide
Wheat dates back to the dawn of farming. Now, millennia later, it’s the main crop grown worldwide and the basic food for a third of the world’s population.
In France, Europe’s leading producer, wheat plays a major role in agriculture and national culture.
But those who grow wheat are threatened by climate change and the instability of prices on the world market. So a question arises: is this the end of the golden wheat sheaf’s reign?