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You may not know Kernza, but you know this use for it

Last month I wrote this story about beer made from lentils. In a follow-up blog, I asked readers whether they know of any crops (other than barley, of course) being used for beer.

A savvy reader responded that a Minnesota company has brewed beer from Kernza. Well, I'm familiar with Kernza. I've written about it before.

So last night I did a quick online search and came across this company. There may be other companies, too; I don't know.

Two final points:

I have the good fortune to write about a lot of crops.

I really do value reader input. Keep it coming, please.

Read more of Knutson's blogs at www.agright.areavoices.com/.

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