Tell Qarassa North (image) University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Humanities Share Print E-Mail Caption Tell Qarassa North, Southern Syria, early Pre-Pottery Neolithic B, 10700-10200 cal BP). One of the earliest sites in southwest Asia with evidence of morphologically domesticated wheat and barley. Credit Juan José Ibañez Usage Restrictions Credit: Juan José Ibañez Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.