Chia Sprout Seed
Available in: Organic and Conventional
Originating in Central and South America, Ancient Mayans used chia seeds as a source of energy. They are an excellent source of protein, dietary fiber, and Omega 3 fatty acids. Studies have shown Chia seed is highly mucilaginous and has been used by diabetics to slow the conversion of carbohydrates into sugar. This versatile seed features an endless number of uses!
Chia sprout seeds are eaten raw in salads or crushed into other recipes. They can be grown by commercial growers or grown at a smaller scale and distributed out to local farmer markets. They provide a long shelf life and can be grown year around.
- Loaded with protein and Omega-3
- Can be eaten raw, on salads, or crushed and put into a recipe
- Can be grown all year around
- High Germination Rate
- Sprouting Size: 2-4 inches
- Seed Type: Chia
- Exterior Sprout Color: White, green
- Primary Usage: Food processing, Chia Pets, Health
- Maturity: 5 - 7 Days
- Hybrid Status: Open Pollinated
- MOQ: 50 LBS
The primary shipping method utilized by Caudill Sprouting is to ship seeds on a pallet. These order will traditionally be shipped out on less than load (LTL) carriers; however, we also have the capabilities to ship via full truckload (FTL). It is our objective to have orders without any special conditions out within 48 hours of the placement of the order.
Concerning sample orders, our preferred method of shipping is with the United Parcel Service (UPS). Samples are subject to product charges, as well as, shipping charges.