Wheat Germ ( Raw) - 16 oz.

Price: $2.69

Availability: in stock

Prod. Code: GER-168VFIA

                                 ORGANIC FOOD & BEVERAGE INGREDIENT PROFILE LISTING

Wheat Germ: contains vitamins and minerals but it is especially rich in Vitamin E (which include natural antioxidants and  helps to prevent heart disease), cancer and aging, B vitamins, such as folic acid (lowers the homocysteine levels and preventing damage to the arteries), thiamine, vitamin B1, B2, B6 (helps in digestion, healthy skin and repair of tissues) and minerals like magnesium, manganese, pantothenic acid, essential fatty acids, zinc and it is packed with protein, fiber and polyunsaturated fat. Wheat germ Octacsanol a substance that helps to fight against muscular disorders such as muscular dystrophy, neuro-muscular problems, enhance the body reflexes and improves overall alertness. It lowers bad cholesterol levels, improves muscular energy and provides endurance during exercise, provides longevity and vitality, improves the utilization of oxygen during exercise and balance the metabolism of the body and increases the ability to cope with stress. Wheat Germ fights colon cancer, it prevents constipation and it improves digestion. Wheat germ protects the muscles, blood, lungs, and eyes, and against heart disease and it can help stop strokes. Wheat germ prevents blood clots and contributes in strengthening the immune system of the body.  

Nutrition Facts – WHEAT GERM 

Serving Size: 1 oz. (28g) 

Amount Per Serving

Calories 101                                                Calories from Fat

                                                                                            23  

                                                                        % Daily Value*

Total Fat (3g)                                                                    4%

  Saturated Fat (0g)                                                            2%

  Monounsaturated Fat (0g)

  Trans Fat (0g)                                                   

  Polyunsaturated Fat (0g)                                                  0%

Cholesterol (0mg)                                                             0%

Sodium, Na (3mg)                                                             0%

Total Carbohydrates (15g)                                               5%

  Dietary Fiber (4g)                                                            15%

  Sugars (0g)                                                                        

Protein (6g)                                                                        0%

Vitamin A                                                                           0%

Vitamin C                                                                           0%

Calcium, Ca                                                                        1%

Iron, Fe                                                                              10%

 

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet and your sex and age. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

 

                                                 Calories      2,000        2,500

Total Fat                                  Less than    65             80g  

   Sat Fat                                  Less than    20             25g

Cholesterol                              Less than    300mg      300mg 

Sodium                                    Less than    2,400mg   2,400mg

Total Carbohydrates                                   300g         375g

Dietary Fiber                                               25g           30g

 

SHELF LIFE: 1 Year

INSTRUCTIONS: Ready to use, and you can use a teaspoon to a tablespoon in oatmeal, breads, muffins, cakes or cupcakes, etc.