What we learned talking to our customers at the farmers market

Many people have Gut issues, especially young people today.
  • IBS (Irritable Bowl Syndrome)
  • Leaky Gut syndrome
  • Reflux and GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Crohn’s (Inflammatory Bowel Disease)
  • Colitis (Inflammation of the large intestine)
Yet, many people don’t know why?
  • Diet
  • Lack of sleep
  • Lack of exercise
  • Ultra processed foods
  • Preservatives
  • Processed Sugars
  • Stress
  • Antibiotics
  • Pain relievers
And many people don’t know how to correct it.
  • Antioxidants like Flavonoids and Anthocyanins
  • Abundant polyphenols
  • Gentle fibers
  • Gluten free eating
  • More whole foods with less preservatives and sugars
They are looking for foods that are:
  • Satiating
  • Healing
  • Can be a healthy “grab and go”
  • Provides a natural energy boost
  • AND taste good!
Unfortunately, people don’t know what Aronia berries are nor do they know their incredible health benefits:
  • Dark purple perennial berry that are very high in antioxidants
  • Native to North America – grown all over the Midwest
  • Used for centuries by Native Americans to treat common ailments
  • Grown sustainably in the US as a part of the regenerative horticulture movement
  • Very drought and pest resistant
  • Used in supplements, food products, juices and dry powders
  • Europe has used it extensively as a nutraceutical – being grown in many countries with many products having Aronia as its base fruit – even in cosmetics and sun screens!