Broccoli Microgreens

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Broccoli:Scientific name (genus and species) Brassica oleracea L. var. italica
Broccoli microgreens nutrition is a rich source of macro and micro-elements beneficial in preventing and treating several chronic ailments related to your heart, eyes, aging, and digestion.
Start incorporating the health benefits of broccoli microgreens into your nutrition.
Glucoraphanin, a sulfur-producing glucosinolate, is the precursor to sulforaphane. Sulforaphane is the most beneficial compound in broccoli microgreens.

Several studies have shown that broccoli microgreens high in glucoraphanin decreased oxidative stress and inflammation in kidneys and reduced blood pressure in the cardiovascular system.

Other studies have shown that sulforaphane is a potential candidate drug for AD therapy and prevention.

Sulforaphane has also been shown to reduce inflammation in the respiratory pathways and the symptoms of asthma.

The sulforaphane and carotenoids in broccoli contain powerful oxidants that heal the damage to our eyes’ retinal cells.

AND the big one Cancer prevention [2]

New studies[1] also show that sulforaphane reduces glucose production in your liver and improves glucose control in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Broccoli Calcium (Ca) 88 mg
Magnesium (Mg) 51 mg
Phosphorous (P) 69 mg
Potassium (K) 326 mg
Sodium (Na) 52 mg
Nitrates (NO3) 267 mg
Micro-element minerals per mg/100 g FW
Iron (Fe) 0.67 mg
Zinc (Zn) 0.37 mg
Copper (Cu) 0.09 mg
Manganese (Mn) 0.37 mg
Cadmium (Cd) < 0.0001mg
Lead (Pb) < 0.0001mg
Vitamin Content
Vitamin A (ᵦ-carotene) 221.80 mg
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 51.0 mg
Vitamin E (tocepherol) 24.1 mg
Vitamin K (Phylloquinone) 2.8 ug
Antioxidant bioactive compounds (Bioaccessibility %)
Glucoraphanin 4.8 µmol / g
Total isothiocyanates (sulforaphane) 633.11mg, 32.30%
Total anthocyanins (cyanidin-3-glucose) 12.66, 0%
Total soluble polyphenols 2017.38, 70.09%
Other Nutrients
Fiber 410 mg
Broccoli Microgreens Protein 2300 mg
Table 1 Broccoli microgreens nutrition facts
According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), broccoli microgreens calories are about 31 calories per 100 g of fresh weight (FW).
Broccoli microgreens protein is about 2.3 g per 100 g FW.
Broccoli microgreen carbs are about 7 gm per 100 g FW of produce.
Be sure to check with your doctor or dietitian if you have questions.
Our Broccoli comes from a source which is certified organic.

[1] Brown, K. (2018, November 21). Sulforaphane Emerging as a Type 2 Diabetes Treatment. Retrieved October 13, 2020, from https://www.longislandmicrogreens.com/blogs/news/sulforaphane-emerging-as-a-type-2-diabetes-treatment
[2]Jiang, X., Liu, Y., Ma, L., Ji, R., Qu, Y., Xin, Y., & Lv, G. (2018, September 11). Chemopreventive activity of sulforaphane. Retrieved October 13, 2020, from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6141106/

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