Buckwheat is a delicious source of plant protein. A fruit related to the rhubarb plant, Buckwheat is gluten free. As with other Fieldstone products which don't contain gluten, Fieldstone Organics does not market their products as gluten free due to the potential of cross contamination.
Benefits: Buckwheat is an excellent source of the essential amino acid Lysine. The amino acid strength of Buckwheat gives it the ability to increase the protein value of legumes and cereal grains consumed the same day.
Low in saturated fat and very low in cholesterol and sodium. Buckwheat is high in carbohydrates ( 80%) and in antioxidants. In addition, Buckwheat has numerous minerals and vitamins such as zinc, copper, niacin and manganese.
Grown in Western Canada on healthy organic soils.
This product is also available in bigger sizes. Please inquire for pricing details.
Bonjour Marketplace - Organic Buckwheat - In Hull 1000g
Product Code: 3601