Question: What were the first crops grown by people?

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  1. Hi cloudstrife,

    I believe they were cereals (older parents of wheat) in the fertile crescent of the middle east.


  2. Yes, Brent is right, Wheat was the first cereal to be cultivated by man. In several places in the Middle East it was cultivated as early as 8000 BC.
    Barley, squash, chilli, corn, beans, gourds, grapes and olives also started before 2500 BC.


  3. yes cereal crops