Buckwheat vs Buckwheat groats

Hello,

So I've been consuming buckwheat daily for a while now, and thought 1 cup has ~580 calories as specified by the app, but if I add Buckwheat groats instead, it has only about 150 calories per cup. Could someone please explain to me why is there this big difference in calories between the two?
I now don't know if I was fooling myself thinking I'm reaching my calorie goals or not.
Thanks

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  • i'd say look at the water content, make sure the less calorie version isn't cooked...

    i see buckwheat groats dry has the ~same calories as regular, but the 150 cal one is cooked and you can tell by how much water it says it has...

    I am an amateur. I've been using CRON-O-Meter for 9 years and still learning.....

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