Transforming Agriculture, Perennially

Interested in Growing Kernza®?

Early-adopter farmers are now beginning to experiment with planting Kernza® as a perennial grain crop, as well as a dual-purpose grain/forage crop.

The Kernza® Management Guide includes suggestions for how to grow Kernza intermediate wheatgrass for dual-use forage and grain production* in the U.S. Upper Midwest, and is meant to be a resource created for, and in partnership with, those farmer innovators.

To download a copy of the Kernza Management Guide please provide the following information:

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*As of March 2019, no regulated agricultural chemicals (including pesticides and herbicides) have been approved for production of intermediate wheatgrass grown for Kernza grain.


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