Factsheets & Infografics

This section contains information, factsheets, slideshows and infographics on various topics about wheat. 

The origin of wheat

April 27 - 2016

An infographic by the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) on the origin of wheat.

Wheat - the largest primary commodity

March 1 - 2016

Today, wheat is grown on more land area than any other commercial crop and continues to be the most important food grain source for humans. An infographic by the Food Agriculture Organization of...

WHAT THE WORLD EATS

October 20 - 2015

An infographic on what the world eats showing the importance of wheat for nutrition at global level by the Food Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Sources by FAOStat.

THE BREAD WHEAT GENOME

October 1 - 2015

An infographic by the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) on the bread what genome and how the international community is going about to sequence it. 

WHEAT FACTS

September 16 - 2015

An infographic on wheat facts at global level by the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC). Sources by FAOStat.

WHEAT IN THE EU28

July 31 - 2015

An infographic on wheat facts in the 28 Member Countries of the European Union by the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC). Sources by FAOStat and Eurostat.