Brads Organic Chia Seeds 14 oz

Ancient Andean super food. High in vitamins, minerals & antioxidants. USDA organic. 4 g fiber per serving. Rich in omega 3's. Ready to eat! Chia is an edible seed that comes from the desert plant Salvia Hispanica (from the mint family), grown in Mexico dating back to Mayan and Aztec cultures. Chia means strength, and folklore has it that these cultures used them not only for medicinal purposes but as an energy booster on long hunts & during battle. These little seeds are a concentrated food containing healthy omega-3 fatty acids, carbohydrates, protein, fiber, anti-oxidants, and calcium. Their mild, nutty flavor also make them easy to add to food & beverages. They are also gluten free. Certified organic by Oregon Tilth. No genetically modified ingredients. Product of Mexico. Packaged in the USA.