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Alfalfa Leaf Powder

Alfalfa Leaf Powder

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per 1/4 Pound
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$1.60 
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per Pound
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$4.00 

Blend powdered alfalfa leaf with tomato, cucumber or carrot juice for a refreshing and nutritious beverage.

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Medicago sativa

Alfalfa Leaf Powder

Alfalfa leaf, powder

a.
quick look

variety information to have
cups to lb8
originUnited States
active compoundsA good source of protein, it contains up to 50% in addition to having a good amount of beta carotene, octacosanol, and chlorophyll. Contains amino acids, saponins, isoflavins, sugars, sterols, acids, minerals (Ca, K, P, Mg, Fe, Zn, Cu), coumarins, alkaloids, porphyrins, and vitamins (A, B1, B6, B12, C, D, E, K, niacin, biotin, folic acid, pantothenic acid).
plant part usedleaf
processingpowder

b.
buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips
why buy alfalfa leaf powder?Alfalfa is abundant in carotene, protein, calcium, amino acids and vitamins B, C, D and K. Powdered alfalfa is convenient to add to foods and beverages.
storage tipsStore in a sealed container in a dark, cool place.
appearance & aromaLight green in color with no noticeable scent or flavor.

c.
uses

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cosmeticPowdered alfalfa can be used in skin and hair care formulas. The powder can also be used to make an infused oil for topical use.
culinaryCombines well with other herbs, especially mint, thyme, oregano and nettle.
industrialAlfalfa is the most commonly cultivated forage crop in the world used to feed cattle, goats, sheep, horses and rabbits. It is also used as hay. It is sometimes planted as a companion plant to other crops because it attracts beneficial insects.
safetyLike other legumes, alfalfa contains phytoestrogens. This herb may decrease the effectiveness of oral contraceptives, immunosuppressants and anticoagulants such as warfarin (Coumadin).

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Encapsulate alfalfa leaf as a dietary supplement.

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Infuse alfalfa leaf in oil to make salves and other skin care products.

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d.
flavor profile

alfalfa

Alfalfa has a mild taste, but the powder lacks any significant flavor.



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This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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