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Origin

The largest producer and therefore also exporter of flaxseeds is Canada. There are varieties that produce yellow seed, and there are varieties that produce brown seed. Flax is often used for the production of linen and the seed is used as food, for example by pressing oil from it. The Benelux and Germany are the largest importers of flaxseeds in Europe.

Application

Flaxseeds are used to extract oil (flaxseed oil), as animal feed, but in recent years it has also been increasingly used by consumers and the bakery industry. The seeds contain a lot of fiber and are an excellent part of a healthy diet. The bakery industry uses these seeds in bread, cakes and other baked goods. Consumers often use the seeds as an ingredient in yogurt or smoothies.

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Nutritional information

Values Quantity per 100g Values Quantity per 100g
Energy in kJ 2036 kJ Vitamin E 0,7 mg
Energy in kcal 486 kcal Carbohydrates 13,5 g
Saturated fat 3,5 g Sodium 28 mg
Monounsaturated fat 6,0 g Calcium 250 mg
Polyunsaturated fat 22,0 g Phosphor 660 mg
Fiber 33,0 g Iron 5,7 mg
Protein 20,0 g Iodine 0,5 µg
Vitamin B1 0,40 g Potassium 700 mg
Vitamin B2 1,00 g Copper 1,20 mg
Vitamin B6 0,43 g Magnesium 180 mg
Vitamin C 0,6 mg Selenium 25,5 µg
Vitamin D 0 µg Zinc 8,00 mg