Peanuts also known as Groundnut or ArachisHypogaeais a very important legume crop grown in South Africa. It is a major component of edible oil and vegetable protein.Small quantity of peanuts gives an individual a boost of healthy fats, protein, fiber, micronutrients and bioactive components. Peanuts also comprise of optimum level of vitamin A, vitamin E, folate, magnesium, zinc, iron, calcium, and dietary fiber. The unique bioactive components that act as antioxidants help to prevent disease. Arginine that is high in peanuts can decrease blood pressure. Phytosterols present in peanuts are known to reduce cholesterol and are cancer-preventative. Flavonoids found in peanuts reduce inflammation.
75% of peanuts production is done during khariffseason and 25% during rabi season. Peanuts production is highly dependent on the amount of rainfall. This in turn affects the market prices. Peanuts supplied by us meet US FDA and ASTA quality standards.