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Sol Raiz Organics is the proud pioneer of Chacon™ maca. This variety is an annual, grown above 14,400 ft. and contains the 4 alkaloids proven to provide adaptogenic properties responsible for its traditional healing use, benefiting but not limited to the endocrine and reproductive systems for optimal body function. This …

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Does the color of Maca play a role in quality?

Lately we have heard claims of maca colors making a dramatic difference for certain individuals. This is certainly marketing at its finest. Claims of blends for specific ages or health issues are inaccurate considering Maca’s natural adaptogenic qualities. The color doesn’t determine the quality of Maca. Potency is determined by …

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¿How does raw maca become gelatinized maca?

Maca gelatinazation process starts after harvest, when our Maca is left to naturally sun dry for up to three months. During this time, maca roots experience a biological transformation. The starches convert to complex sugars, leaving maca roots sweeter and more complex. The fibrousness breaks down and they take on a …

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What makes Sol Raiz Organics Maca superior to other Maca?

Growth altitude: 14,000′ + elevation Growth area: Equatorial Andes Heirloom variety seed: Lepidium Peruvianum Chacón™ These 3 conditions below cannot be duplicated anywhere else in the world Organically grown and harvested by hand Sol Raiz obtains our Maca directly from the growers, insuring consistent standard and product integrity. Sol Raiz …

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Are there any negatives to consuming Maca?

In a nutshell, the answer is NO! Maca is a whole food and as the world’s most powerful adaptogen with a true superfood profile, Maca is a superior daily maintenance product. Consider Sol Raiz Organics Maca as your most complete and nutritionally dense food source. The plant sterols and alkaloids …

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Maca’s distinctive properties.

Maca’s unique properties place this humble root at the top of nature’s bounty. Maca has the potential to boost energy levels – physical as well as mental. Maca may help to alleviate the symptoms of stress, anxiety, and depression by balancing hormones. Maca root helps to improve collagen synthesis and may …

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