Located in the City of San Fernando, CA, Mr. Martin Inc. has become the natural choice for many who demand superb quality food. Martin's highest quality sunflower seeds come from Russia. Fertile soil is a essential part of Martin's production to get high quality sunflower seeds and good harvest. As a result Martin grows sunflowers on black soils of Southern Russia. To get the freshest and the best tasting sunflower seeds, Martin roasts and packages them at Martin's location in California.
Sunflower seeds is a wonderful product. The biological value of seeds is very high, but at the same time they are digested easily.
Sunflower seeds contain a large amount of vitamin E that reduces the risk of cancer. It also has anti-inflammatory effect, which reduces the symptoms of asthma and osteoarthritis. In addition this vitamin helps to neutralize the free radicals contained in the body. It is commonly known that free radicals are very harmful; they damage cellular membranes and brain cells.
Due to the fact that sunflower seeds are a rich source of potassium and magnesium, they are the best way to prevent a cardiovascular diseases. Eating sunflower seeds are also extremely useful in atherosclerosis, diseases of the liver and bile ducts.
Sunflower seeds are rich in zinc, thus they are good for health and beauty of the hair, nails and skin; moreover it has therapeutic effect in the disease of acne.
Psychologists also speak about the benefits of sunflower seeds. They claim that the process of munching on the seeds help giving up smoking and fight stress, depression and nervous disorders.
Seeds contain very important amino acids and unsaturated fatty acids such as palmitic, arachidonic, linoleic, stearic and oleic. There are also a lot of minerals. The most significant potassium, phosphorus and magnesium. Other useful minerals are Cobalt, Manganese, Iron, Selenium, Zinc, Sodium, Fluoride, Chromium, Copper, Iodine, Silicon, Molybdenum.