Australian Superfoods NQ
Australian Black & White Chia Seeds

Grown in the pristine farm land of the Atherton Tableland in North Queensland, west of Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef.

Dennis and Maryann Salvetti have been farming for over 35 years and produce grass seed and legumes for both the Australian Domestic and Export Markets.

White and Black Chia Seed are the first food grade products grown, graded and packed by the Salvetti Family under their Australian Superfoods NQ (ASF) brand on their red volcanic soils of North Queensland.

The implementation of a clean green farming system ensures healthy food to the nation and internationally
This fourth generation farming operation brings Australian Chia from the farm gate to the consumer plate

Australian Superfood’s Chia is grown under a HACCP accreditation programme ensuring food safety is of utmost importance.

All Australian Superfoods NQ’s Chia is packed in specialty bags and stored in rooms which have a controlled atmosphere ideal for storing bulk chia until it is sold.

Chia has a 36 month life span if stored in a cool dry environment.

Every line of chia is fully tested to meet all requirements for food safety and all lines come with specification and certificates of analysis.

Australian Superfoods NQ supplies Chia throughout Australia and Internationally.

Contact Us

Phone International: +61 0447 933 743

Email: info@australiansuperfoodsnq.com.au
Mail: P.O. Box 188 Tolga Queensland, 4882

Chia seeds available from Australian Superfoods NQ are: HACCP Food Safety registered No. SQI 4272. Australiansuperfoods NQ Chia seeds are grown under all the HACCP protocols. Chia seeds grown by Australian Superfoods NQ are Government laboratory tested. Chia seeds grown by your very own Australian Superfoods NQ exceed all Australian and New Zealand food codes of practice.

PUBLIC AWARENESS - BUY AUSTALIAN SUPERFOODS NQ’S CHIA SEEDS
be sure, be safe and be healthy by referring to the Australian grown Analysis document

Imported Chia Seeds are not covered by Australia’s strict health codes so there is a possibility that the stated benefits of Chia seeds, when imported, do not have the same health benefits as the Australian grown Chia seeds.

loaded with nutrients that can have important benefits for your entire body and brain.

Average recommended serve is 15 grams (about 1.0 teaspoon) of chia seeds, twice per day. Here are many health benefits of chia seeds. The health benefits below should be used as a guide only and should be discussed with your doctor or nutritionist.

Australian Superfoods NQ grows two varieties of chia seed both black and white.
There is very little nutritional difference between the two varieties.
Customers choice is usually for aesthetics especially for Mums using chia in their childrens’ diet.
Chia seed is low in Calories and is excellent for feeling full as it swells up to 12 times in weight which supresses appetite and therefore is excellent for losing weight.
Kilojoule content in Chia seed are on average 275kj per 15g serve

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFOODS NQ’S CHIA SEEDS ARE FULL OF DIETARY FIBRE

Fibre is very important in your diet and chia seed is an amazing source . This small seed is an insoluble fibre as it absorbs fluid and this makes it ideal for your digestive system and especially helps with constipation and keeping you regular.
Fibre content in chia is on average 5.0g per 15g serve.

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFOODS NQ’S CHIA SEED ARE HIGH IN OMEGA 3

Chia seed is one of the few plant sources which omega 3 . It has 10 times more than Salmon and is a terrific alternative to fish oil.
Omega 3 content in chia averages 2.79g per 15g serve.

 

Contact Us

Phone International: +61 0447 933 743

Email: info@australiansuperfoodsnq.com.au
Mail: P.O. Box 188 Tolga Queensland, 4882

Chia seeds available from Australian Superfoods NQ are: HACCP Food Safety registered No. SQI 4272. Australiansuperfoods NQ Chia seeds are grown under all the HACCP protocols. Chia seeds grown by Australian Superfoods NQ are Government laboratory tested. Chia seeds grown by your very own Australian Superfoods NQ exceed all Australian and New Zealand food codes of practice.

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFOODS NQ’S CHIA SEES ARE HIGH IN PROTEIN

Protein is very important for keeping the body healthy .
Chia seed is packed with protein and is an alternative for animal protein.
Protein content in chia averages 2.82g per 15g serve.

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFOODS NQ’S CHIA SEEDS ARE HIGH IN ANTIOXIDANTS

These wonderful little seeds are also packed with antioxidants . These molecules are found in many foods and there are claims that antioxidants are beneficial for maintaining health.
Antioxidant content in chia averages 1.53mmol per 15g serve.

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFOODS NQ’S CHIA SEEDS ARE FULL OF GOOD FATS

Chia seed are high in polyunsaturated fats which are the good fats for your body. They are also very low in the monounsaturated fats . Chia seed contain both Omega 3 and Omega 6 polyunsaturated fats which have been claimed to reduce the risk of heart attacks and cardiovascular disease.

Polyunsaturated fats in chia seed averages 3.59g per 15g serve.

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFOODS NQ’S CHIA SEEDS CONTAIN MANY NUTRIENTS

Chia seed also contain an amazing number of nutrients. The following nutrients are found in Chia seed the average contents are as follows:-

Calcium 97.6mg per 15g serve
Iron 0.89mg per 15g serve
Magnesium 46.5 per 15g serve
Phosphorus 114mg per 15g serve
Potassium 90.1mg per 15g serve

All of these nutrients are very important in maintaining healthy bones

AUSTRALIAN SUPERFOOS NQ’S CHIA SEEDS ARE GLUTEN AND GMO FREE

Many more people are experiencing gluten intolerance . Our Australian Chia seeds are Gluten free
Our chia seed is free of any genetic modification .

Chia seeds may only be tiny in size but the powerful chia seeds are among the most nutritious foods available on the planet. They are loaded with fibre, protein, Omega-3 fatty acids and various micronutrients and they make an addition to all types of food.

Chia seeds are really easy to incorporate into your daily food. The seeds themselves are extremely mild tasting, so you can add them to pretty much anything. They can be sprinkled in all foods , soaked in juice, added to porridges and puddings, added to jams to help setting or added to baked goods. You can also sprinkle them on top of cereal, yogurt, vegetables or rice dishes. Because of their ability to absorb both water and fat, they can be used to thicken sauces and even used as egg substitutes in recipes. They can also be mixed with water and turned into a gel.

Adding chia seeds to recipes will dramatically boost the nutritional value.

 

Contact Us

Phone International: +61 0447 933 743

Email: info@australiansuperfoodsnq.com.au
Mail: P.O. Box 188 Tolga Queensland, 4882

Chia seeds available from Australian Superfoods NQ are: HACCP Food Safety registered No. SQI 4272. Australiansuperfoods NQ Chia seeds are grown under all the HACCP protocols. Chia seeds grown by Australian Superfoods NQ are Government laboratory tested. Chia seeds grown by your very own Australian Superfoods NQ exceed all Australian and New Zealand food codes of practice.

 

 

 

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