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Where to Buy Maca Powder - High Quality Maca

Where to Buy Maca Powder - High Quality Maca

17th Mar 2019 Posted by: The Maca Team

Once you’ve read about Maca root powder and learned about the many potential benefits of this superfood, you’ll likely be excited to make that first purchase and start using it. That's great, but a word of caution before proceeding: don’t buy it from the first source you find online, though! There are many types and different qualities of Maca on the market and it's easy enough to get confused on which brands to trust and on which products are best for your particular situation. We've written this article to help you get the most from the amazing Maca plant from the Peruvian Andes. If y […]

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Peruvian Maca Powder - A Traditional Superfood

3rd Apr 2015 Posted by: The Maca Team

In a world of genetically modified food, intensive agriculture and depleted soils, Peruvian Maca powder stands as an important source of nutrition for the 21st century.   This humble root vegetable has an amazing nutritional profile that makes it one of just a few true "superfoods."  Maca is high bio available protein, contains all amino acids and free fatty acids and is a good source of several minerals.  In addition it contains exclusive nutrients that contribute to the balancing of the hormonal system. It's amazing to learn that Maca has been used as a staple fo […]

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5 Things To Consider Before You Buy Maca

13th Nov 2014 Posted by: The Maca Team

We've served thousands of customers with our high quality, organically grown Maca products over the years. And we're the only company we know of that is specifically dedicated to Maca. For that reason, we've accumulated a lot of experience when it comes to how to buy Maca powder. We've put these tips together to help you make sure that the Maca you purchase is the best one for you.5 Tips for Buying the Best Maca for you:Make sure you purchase the best color of Maca specific to your body and health. Maca grows in 3 colors - yellow, red and black. Each have unique properties and can support you […]

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How Maca Powder Is Made

22nd Oct 2014 Posted by: The Maca Team

Maca is a hardy plant that grows in the high Andes of Peru and Bolivia.It has been used for thousands of years as a food for both animals and people.Although the leaves of the Maca plant are edible and contain some nutrients, it is the root of the plant that is most valued.Maca is typically planted in August/September.8-9 months later the roots are harvested.The harvest occurs in the late winter and early spring and as the roots are pulled from the ground they are laid out on large tarps to be sundried.The process of sun drying in the high altitude takes just 10-14 days.At this point t […]

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The Beneficial Minerals Found in Maca Root

8th Oct 2014 Posted by: The Maca Team

Maca root is packed with minerals! With five major minerals and a half dozen minor ones, it is no wonder this South American root is called a superfood. But what minerals can be found in the maca root, and what can they do to benefit your health?●Calcium: The maca root contains more calcium than milk! That helps you build strong bones and is important for your circulatory functions. ●Phosphorus: Vital for brain function and muscle movement. ●Magnesium: Needed for a healthy heart and necessary for muscle movement. ●Potassium: Good for proper cell functions. ●Sodium: Helps with circula […]

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