- Linum Usitatissimum
- USDA Organic
- Herbal Supplement
- Certified Organic by QAI
The nutty flavor of flaxseeds combined with their large content of omega-3 fatty acids makes them a popular addition to diets. While whole flaxseeds feature a soft crunch, the nutrients in ground seeds are more easily absorbed.
These seeds have a high oil content, and although the oil is relatively stable while the seed is intact, refrigeration is recommended to slow the oxidation process and prolong the life of the seed. Raw flax (also known as linseed) seeds contain a cyanogenic glycoside which is toxic if consumed in large quantities (20-30 tablespoons per day). The cyanogenic glycosides are volatile and will readily dissipate when flax is cooked. Flavor - bland, slightly green-grassy taste. Non-irradiated.
|Brand||Frontier Natural Products|
|Count||16 oz (453 g)|
|Serving||3 tbsp (30.0 g)|
|Serving Size: 3 tbsp (30.0 g)|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|Calories from Fat||110|
|Total Fat||13 g||19%|
|Saturated Fat||1 g||5%|
|Trans Fat||0 g|
|Total Carbohydrate||9 g||3%|
|Dietary Fiber||8 g||33%|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.|
Frontier Co-op specializes in natural and organic products. Their products are found in natural products stores and specialty shops throughout the United States and Canada. By offering easy access to high-quality, competitively priced choices that are both environmentally friendly and socially responsible, Frontier seeks to lead the way in bringing nature - and peace of mind - to their customers.
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