Millet is a cereal grain that belongs to the Poaceae family, commonly known as the grass family. It’s widely consumed in developing countries throughout Africa and Asia. While it may look like a seed, millet’s nutritional profile is similar to that of sorghum and other cereals. Types of main millets are Pearl Millet, Pros Millet, Foxtail Millet, Jowar, and Ragi (Finger Millet).
Where millets are grown in India ?
Millets are grown and found in about 21 states in the country including Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Telangana, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, and Haryana. India is 5th largest exporter of millets globally. Nearly 41% of total global production was met by India in 2020. In 2020-21, it exported millets worth US $26.97 million. Native Food Store exports millets to various destination like US, Australia, UAE, Singapore, Newzealand.
How millets are good for health?
They are easy to digest and also contain a high percentage of minerals like magnesium, phosphorous and potassium apart from other nutrition like protein, fat, and vitamins. millets are very safe to eat as they are low gi products and they are good for digestion and
Millet Year 2023:
International Year of Millets (IYoM)-2023. declaring 2023 as International Year of Millets (IYOM). The proposal of India was supported by 72 countries and United Nation’s General Assembly (UNGA) declared 2023 as International Year of Millets on 5th March, 2021
Native food store was founded in 2016. Native food store was started with a motive to provide a hassle-free online shopping experience of healthy native traditional food products from your home. When we first started, the passion for providing native south Indian millet-based products drove us to do intense research and come up with the most healthy and traditional food products.
Nativefoodstore is your number one source for all millets and millet-based products. We’re dedicated to giving you the very best of millet products like Millet noodles, millet flakes, Millet Muesli, Millet Dosa mix, Rice mix Powders, Cold pressed Oil, Millet Vermicelli and Jaggery powder & more than 100 products along with a variety of other instant mixes with a focus on quality, nativity and uniqueness. We believe that the current generation would love to switch back to traditional food items with a variety of innovative best quality native food products at a competitive and reasonab
le price range.
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