Here at Nutiva, we’re all about finding accessible and beneficial superfoods that are filled to the brim with nutritional value. We were happy to hit the jackpot with chia seeds. Chia seeds are an ancient food native to South America and absolutely loaded with beneficial nutrients. They are also an incredible superfood because of their […]
Ch-ch-ch-chia! We all remember the commercials from the ’90s… magical seeds which when wet would grow sprouts that would act as the fur on your terracotta Chia Pet. Since then, chia seeds have happily regained their title as a true superfood. Chia is an ancient seed that originally grew in Mexico and the southwest. Records […]
Derived from the word chian (which translates to oily), this plant originates from Mexico and Guatemala. A once highly accessible seed whose benefits were not well known, it has recently seen a surge in popularity. To get the inside scoop on what to expect from this gluten-free super seed in the coming years, we asked John Roulac, CEO of Nutiva.
Americans on average do not consume enough fiber. Nutiva Chia Seeds combat this problem by offering a high amount of fiber, healthy omega-3 fatty acids, and essential protein. For more on the subject of fiber we recommend this article from Food Business News. Fiber and . . . Fiber-rich ingredients also may offer omega-3 fatty acids, […]
Despite 500% sales increase, leading organic chia seed brand shifts product mix to alleviate agricultural stress in South America (Oxnard, Calif. – May 9, 2012) Nutiva®, the world’s leading brand of organic hemp foods, coconut oil, and chia seeds, announced today its response to the worldwide shortage of organic chia due to unexpected weather conditions […]