Whole Grain Diagram All grains start life as whole grains.In their natural state growing in the ﬁelds, whole grains are the entire seed of a plant. This seed (also called a "kernel") is made up of three edible parts - the bran, the germ, and the endosperm - protected by an inedible husk that protects the kernel from assaults by sunlight, pests, water, and disease.
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Whole Grain Diagram Whole grains contain the entire grain seed, typically called a kernel. A kernel is composed of three parts: bran, germ, and endosperm. Below is a diagram of a whole wheat kernel detailing the relative percentages of bran, germ and endosperm along with the nutrients they provide. 2
Whole Grain Diagram Whole grains contain the entire grain kernel, including the bran, germ and endosperm. Whole wheat is one type of whole grain but there are many other types as well. Examples of commonly eaten whole grains include whole wheat flour, bulgur (cracked wheat), oatmeal, whole cornmeal, popcorn, buckwheat, wild rice and brown rice.