Organic Niger Seeds
Fun fact: Nigher seeds are actually a fruit but referred as a seed due to its texture
Ramtil seeds or Niger seeds are widely grown in India but originate from Ethopia. It was an excellent nutritious gift of the traders to India and its cuisine. These organically grown Niger seeds are often used in Salads or in the form of oil for cooking. Niger seeds are considered as either a condiment or an healthy oil seed because of its high content in fatty acid.
Niger seeds can also help in weight gain because of the presence of fatty acids and proteins in it. It has excellent medicinal properties which helps in treating Rheumatism and improving immune system. They can be healthy addition to salads, curries or chutneys. Many nutritionists consider ramtil seeds a good option for people who want to gain weight in a healthy way.
Roasted Niger seeds are also known as something that you eat after a meal for easy digestion of food. It would be sufficient to say that Niger seeds have multiple purposes and adding them to our diet can be beneficial for the well being of the body.
About Sampurna Shetkari
A group of 100 farmers led by Santosh Bhapkar and Jyoti Bhapkar, these farmers have been doing organic farming since 2006. Their emphasis on local and regional seed collection has yielded in development of good local genome bank of seeds.
The group has been awarded many times for their quality work and is becoming rapidly popular in Maharashtra