It’s no surprise that turmeric has become a supplement ingredient superstar: Today, research shows that the 4,000 year-old root helps to support a healthy inflammation response.*
You know turmeric is good for you. But how often do you think about what goes on behind the scenes of the supplement ingredient—the people, practices, and values that equate to a quality supplement?
*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Say Aloha to the dedicated farmers at Kauai Organic Farms
Located on the North Shore of the island of Kauai, owners Phil and Linda Green grow ginger, turmeric and galangal. Passionate about sustainable agriculture and growing quality crops, the couple has found the perfect environment to fine-tune their craft. “Farming in Hawaii, how lucky am I?” said Phil.
The fruits of their labor aren’t just available on the island. The farm has recently partnered with MegaFood to incorporate their turmeric into supplement products. Recently Andrew Weil, MD went to Kauai to meet Phil and Linda Green and to see the harvest for himself. Watch his experience below.