100% Organic Maca Powder
Fair Trade, Gluten Free, Organic, Raw and Vegan.
Maca Power® powder is fresh milled to order then climate controlled shipped from Peru. Temperature-controlled processing prevents oxidization and rancidity, especially of heat sensitive vitamins, essential fatty acids, and proteins (amino acids). Note the 14.6% protein level -- This premium strength Maca is one of the the freshest, most supreme quality Maca in the world.
Maca is a heart shaped root vegetable of the Brassicaceae (cruciferous) family that looks like a radish but grows like a sweet potato -- the colour varies from creamy yellow or light pink to dark purple or black. Maca's botanical name is Lepidium meyenii,Walpers (after German botanist Gerhard Walpers) and is also known as Lepidium peruvianum,Chacon after Peruvian researcher Dr. Gloria Chacon.
ABOUT POWER SUPER FOODS
Power Super Foods specialise in organic, vegan, raw, Low GI, fairly traded, gluten-and-dairy-free functional foods. Power Super Food’s premium quality “superfoods” are always free of artificial preservatives or colours, free of synthetic flavourings or additives, and packed here in Australia with love.
Certified organic means they are grown without the application of petrochemical fertilizers or chemical pesticides, and are non-GMO and non-irradiated. The absence of all these elements speaks to the purity of the products.
Power Super Foods source their premium products through partnerships with farming communities around the world and pay a fair price to create economic opportunities among indigenous people in developing countries to support native agricultural traditions and help to expand the development of good organic farming practices globally.
Power Super Foods is committed to socially and environmentally responsible business practices and carbon offset 1 million kilograms in 2011 & 2012! Part proceeds are donated every year to amazing organisations around the world devoted to changing this planet for the better.