What are Goji Berries?
The goji berry has been a cherished food and medicine for thousands of years throughout Asia. The fruit of the Lycium barbarum plant, goji berries have been a staple in traditional herbal medicine systems, and have recently been embraced by Western cultures for their nutritional benefits and wonderful flavour. According to ancient legends, Himalayan monks relied on goji berries to improve their overall health, and the berries provided them with increased vitality, longevity, Energy and stamina.
Where is Navitas Naturals Organic Goji Powder sourced from & how is it made?
Navitas Naturals Organic Goji Powder is created from whole goji berries, which are grown in the lush, fertile valleys of the Ningxia Province in China. When the berries on the vine ripen during the warm summer months, they're hand harvested and then carefully sun-dried to preserve their maximum nutritional density. This powder is a result of cold pressing fresh Goji Berries and then freeze drying the Juice.
How much dried goji berries are in Navitas Naturals Organic Goji Powder?
The ratio is 2:1; Navitas Naturals Organic Goji Powder is freeze dried, more concentrated and easier to blend in this form.
How might Navitas Naturals Organic Goji Powder benefit my body?
Navitas Naturals Organic Goji Powder provides all the benefits of the whole berry in an easy-to-use and more digestible form. Goji berries contain a wide range of Nutrients including carbohydrates, protein, healthy fats, soluble fibre, all 18 Amino Acids, potent Antioxidants, Vitamin A and Vitamin C, and more than twenty trace Minerals and vitamins such as Zinc, Iron, Phosphorus, vitamin B2, Vitamin E, and beta-carotene.