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Dried Black Mulberries - Bulk (25 kg)

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Dried Black Mulberries - Bulk (25 kg)
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Dried Black Mulberries - Bulk (25 kg)
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Black mulberries grow wild in the north-eastern Provinces of Parwan, Kapisa, and Badakhshan in Afghanistan. This delicious dried fruit is low in calories (just 43 cal per 100 g) but rich in many health promoting plant derived compounds, minerals and vitamins that are essential for optimum health.
  • Mulberries have significantly high amounts of phenolic flavonoid phytochemicals called anthocyanins.
  • They also contain resveratrol, another polyphenol flavonoid antioxidant.
  • They are an excellent source of vitamin-C (36.4 mcg per 100, about 61% of RDI), which is also a powerful natural antioxidant as well as a good source of minerals like potassium, manganese, and magnesium.
  • They are also rich in the B-complex group of vitamins and vitamin K and an excellent source of iron, which is a rare feature among berries, contains 1.85 mg/100 g (about 23% of RDI).
Black mulberries also contain good amount vitamin A, vitamin E and in addition to the above mentioned antioxidants also contain many other health promoting flavonoid poly phenolic antioxidants such as lutein, zeaxanthin, ß-carotene and α-carotene in small but notably significant amounts. These compounds help act as protection from harmful effects of oxygen-derived free radicals and reactive oxygen species (ROS) that play a role in aging and various disease process. Scientific studies have shown that consumption of berries have potential health effects against cancer, aging and neurological diseases, inflammation, diabetes, and bacterial infections. This delicious dried fruit contain very good amounts of vitamin B-6, niacin, riboflavin and folic acid. These vitamins function as co-factors and help the body in the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and fats.

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