Barley grass is amongst the earliest grown sweet grass on the planet and can be traced back to Ancient Greek and Roman times, where it was popular for its multidimensional benefits. As the soft green shoots of the Barley plant, barley grass has an incredible capacity to consume nutrients from the soil to build it's highly regarded nutrient-dense profile. It is these enzyme rich live foods in barley grass that provide us with all the Vitamins and Minerals our bodies require - just as nature intended!
It contains an abundance of electrolytes such as Phosphorous, Magnesium and Potassium along with other essential minerals such as Iron, Zinc, Copper and Calcium. Barley is also full of vitamins such as Vitamin A, vitamin B6, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Vitamin K, Thiamin, Riboflavin, niacin, and folate.
A barley grass powder product, such as Rainforest Foods Organic New Zealand Barley Grass Powder 200g, can be added to smoothies, shakes, Juices & Concentrates and may support Blood Sugar Control, Heart Health or Slimming & Weight Loss.