Rawganiq Organic Alfalfa Grass Powder (200g)
Country Produced : Inner Mongolia
Alfalfa grass is part of the legumes family but also classified as a herb. It is a common crop grown for the feeding of livestock, due to its rich composition of protein and various other essential vitamins and minerals. This grass is also known in Europe as Lucerne and is not be confused with the commonly eaten sprouts.
The RAWGANIQ™ Difference
Our alfalfa grass is grown in the rich fertile soils of Inner Mongolia, abundant with nitrogen which provides the active fuel source to support photosynthesis. The grass is harvested in early spring and soaked in sterile water, rinsed and then cut before being slowly dehydrated and formed into powder. Once in powder form it is immediately packed into dry foil bags, then sealed in round cardboard drums to lock out heat, moisture or light.
ü Certified organic to EU and NOP standards (view certificate)
ü Directly imported from the processing plants of our growers, thus reducing handling and minimizing nutrient loss
ü Packed and processed in GMP/HACCP certified and FDA-approved facility (view certificate)
ü Lab analysis to ensure your safety (Click “lab analysis” tab to learn more)
Alfalfa grass powder has a light green colour and pleasant grass type odour with a similar grassy taste.
Alfalfa (or lucerne) is a very common plant grown to feed livestock. Especially nourishing for young livestock who are dependant on good quality protein for their growth.
It has also been used in Ayurvedic medicine due its composition of saponins, phytosterols and phytoestrogens which have the ability to act as powerful antioxidants and thus treat conditions caused by inflammation and oxidative damage.
The Alfalfa plant is high in chlorophyll, micronutrients, and vitamins A, B1, B6, C, E, and K. It also contains calcium, iron, zinc, and potassium.
· Powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties due to the presence of the bioactive plant compounds
· May support blood glucose levels
· May support liver health and detoxing ability
- May support and stabilize the immune system
How to Use
As a pre formed powder, it is best used an ingredient in a beverage or food, or as an ingredient smoothie, over ice cream, mixed with a favourite beverage. You could even use the powder as a tea.
Place a 5g-7g teaspoon in your favourite juice, or smoothie or apply it over wet desserts like ice cream or jelly. The taste is grassy, but can be offset if necessary by a range of fruits.