Chickpeas belong to the legume family. Chickpeas are widely used in cooking, famous dish hummus is made from them. But chickpea seeds are so rich in useful substances that they’re even used in cosmetology since the positive effect on the face skin from the use of masks containing chickpeas has been proven. Before being used in cosmetology, chickpeas are ground into flour.
Main Characteristics of Chickpeas
The chickpea seeds themselves have similar to peas' appearance. Fruits of chickpeas are beans, oval, slightly elongated, or diamond-shaped, after ripening they acquire color, depending on the variety: whitish-yellow, greenish, with a purple tint.
Chickpeas contain a large amount of fiber, vitamins A, D, C, B, especially B2, B6, B12. They are also rich in micro and macro elements. They contain potassium, calcium, magnesium, zinc, iodine, selenium.
This product has the following technical characteristics:
- Moisture — 12% max;
- Weed impurity — 2% max;
- Half pea — 3% max.
The mass of 1000 seeds varies between 150 and 300 grams.
How to Buy Chickpeas in Bulk?
If you need to buy chickpea seeds in bulk, you have found the right website! Agroforce, LLC started to work on the Ukrainian crop market in 2004. We have been following all the necessary standards during all these years to provide our clients with products of the highest quality. And this year our conscientious work was appreciated: we have got a very important quality certificate, which is issued by Organic Standard, a reputable certification institution.
We always want to offer the most comfortable conditions for our customers, that's why we provide each of them with an individual approach.
There are several types of packaging that we offer, so you are able to choose the one, which is more favorable for you. There are packs of 25 and 50 kg. Also, we have big bags (1000 kg).
There are such available shipping terms: FCA, DAP, CIF, FOB. Be sure our delivery is always on time.
To make an order you can simply fill in a special online form on our website. Though, if there are any questions or doubts we advise contacting our specialists first so they could help you and answer your questions. To have a consultation from our managers you can leave your contacts in the form on our website, call us via phone or just send an email. Whatever you will choose — keep in mind, that the answer will come very soon!