Indigenous Crop: Fonio—One of the World’s Oldest Grains

Indigenous Crop: Fonio—One of the World’s Oldest Grains

Fonio, a cereal grain, is native to West Africa. It can be used to make porridge, couscous, and beer. Most recently, the women who grow and harvest fonio have created a precooked fonio flour that can be prepared in 15 minutes, saving both time and energy.

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