Alfalfa Organic Powder
Botanical Name: Medicago sativa
Organic Status: Certified Organic
Country of Origin: AUSTRALIA
Plant Part: Leaf Powder
Description: Organic Alfalfa powder is an amazing nutrient dense superfood rich in fibre, carotenes, vitamins, chlorophyll, minerals and essential amino acids. A very popular ingredient in green smoothies, drinks and green powders. Of particular benefit to sportspeople, anyone trying to lose or maintain weight, also very beneficial for sufferers of inflammation and painful joints.
In the Middle East, alfalfa is known as the “father of all herbs.” Alfalfa is one of the most nutritious plants on earth, its leaves are rich in calcium, magnesium, potassium, beta-carotene, vitamins A, B-12, C, D, E and K. Alfalfa has also been found to contain all eight essential amino acids. It even contains fluoride which can help prevent tooth decay. Alfalfa is one of the highest fibrous herbs in existence and we are unable to digest its raw leaves. For centuries, Native Americans ground its seeds to be used as flour or boiled its leaves and ate them like greens.
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