KANIWA

KANIWA

Over the high Andean plateau where few crops develop between snowfalls and droughts, the cañihua grows in all its glory, painting the pampas of the highland like an impressionism fresco, with warm colors like scarlet, lilac, emerald, and indigo which contrast with the frozen spell of the puna weather.

Customs code

1008.90.90.00

Scientific name

Chenopodium pallidicaule

Human health benefits
  • Has high protein content suitable.
  • Contains vitamin E and B complex.
  • Gluten free grains.
  • Helps to reduce cholesterol in the blood.
  • Prevents heart diseases.
Geographical distribution

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Seasonal availability

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Harvest: after five to six months, through threshing.

Presentations

Packaging for Andean Grains. Presentations from 250g to 50kg, according to customer requirements.

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