Chickpeas

A bowl of hummus is surround by pieces of pita bread.
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Americans’ growing love of hummus and other plant-based proteins has helped make Montana the number one producer of chickpeas and lentils in the country. But Big Sky farmers are watching politics in India and international trade disputes play out before going all in on a pulse crop powered love affair.

courtesy Phil Davey

On this episode of Field Days, Stillwater County farmer Phil Davey quite literally works around the clock planting spring wheat and chickpeas in a race against time.