2) mixture of grain and husk are allowed to fall from a height. Then winnowing forks were used to throw the mixture into the air so the wind could blow away the chaff, leaving only the good grain on the floor. This was called "winnowing." The chaff would be blown away by the wind; the short torn straw would fall some distance away; while the heavier grain would fall at the winnower's feet. Treading with your feet. (ESV) A wise king separates out the wicked and drives the threshing wheel over them. (Holman) Proverbs 20:26 Threshing is the process of loosening the edible part of the grain from the scaly, inedible chaff that surrounds it. After the harvest has been threshed, winnowing… His winnowing fork is in his hand, and he will clear his threshing floor, gathering his wheat into the barn and burning up the chaff with unquenchable fire. After this threshing process, the broken stalks and grain were collected and then thrown up into the air with a wooden winnowing fork or a winnowing fan. “Open sesame”… does this arise from frustrated growers, wondering how to get the delicious seeds out of the stubborn pods? A wise king winnows the wicked and drives the wheel over them. In this process, a mixture of wheat and husk is dropped from a height. Both the Old and New Testaments refer to the threshing floor as a symbol of judgment. After threshing you will winnow: Winnow by pouring from one container to another, in front of a fan for best results. It is the process of separating the grain from the chaff. Winnowing is the method in which heavier components of the mixture are separated from the lighter substances with the help of wind. Winnowing. Winnowing: it is the process of removing the unwanted husk from the grains. This method is used for separating grains from husk after the process of threshing. Winnowing: Separating the grain from the chaff. It is the process of beating out grains from stems. Banging seed heads inside a clean metal trash can. THRESHING:-1) process of removing chaff from the grains is called threshing. WINNOWING:-1) the process of separating dust particles with the help of wind is called winnowing. Threshing. The effectiveness of Threshing operations decides the grain recovery. A threshing floor is important in the biblical story of Ruth and Boaz. It is done by striking harvested crop against a hard surface. In those times, if a woman's husband died, it was very difficult for her to survive on her own, and very often, the woman would be "redeemed" by her husband's nearest kinsmen (Leviticus 25:25; Ruth 2:20). Beating the grain against the threshing flour, facilitating circular walk by animals on the grain are some of the indigenous methods followed in threshing. 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