Lentils is the name of a plant and its seeds from the legume family. Lentil seeds are widely used in the food industry: they are used for preparing flour, boil soups, and stews, used as a side dish and in the canning industry. Small-seeded lentils and green mass are used for fattening livestock.
Seeds of this legume are flattened (flat) or convex (almost spherical), large or small (diameter 2-9 mm). Their color is varied: yellow, green, white, brown, black. The seed coat is monochromatic or patterned.
The main characteristics of the product are as follows:
- Moisture - up to 14%;
- Weed impurity - max 2 %;
- Grain admixture - max 2 %;
- Broken grains - max 5 %.
The chemical composition of lentil seeds is high in proteins, carbohydrates, fats, fiber, ash, vitamins (A, B3, B9), macro- (potassium, calcium, sodium, magnesium, phosphorus, chlorine) and trace elements (boron, iron, iodine, cobalt, silicon, molybdenum, manganese, fluorine, zinc, nickel, chromium).
Lentils contain a lot of folic acid and iron.
How to Buy?
You can buy lentils seeds in bulk on our website. Agroforce, LLC is able to provide each client with personal terms of delivery, which makes our service great. The company offers wholesale export of lentils to many European countries, among them are Italy, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, and Bulgaria. We follow all the necessary transportation and storage standards, so you can be sure about the safety and quality of our products. Transportation is provided in dry and clean vehicles. Foreign odors and high humidity are unacceptable.
There are several options for packs, which you can choose: we have packs of 25, 50 kg. Big bags (22 kg) can be also used if necessary. Talking about shipping, we provide our clients with such terms: FCA, DAP, CIF, FOB. The delivery of our products is always on time and it is carried out from March till July. You can make an order right now on our website using a special form. Our managers will contact you in 5 minutes after filling in this form to clarify everything and answer your questions (if you have any).