Maca is a powerful superfood native to the high Andes Mountains of Peru. Its roots were used throughout the Incan Empire for their adaptogenic qualities, which help the body cope with stress. Maca root has been known to increase stamina, enhance libido, and balance the human endocrine system. It is also a good source of vitamins B1, B2, B12, C and E; and sterols, alkaloids, and healthy fatty acids. Good For You Foods sun-dried Maca is a healthy boost for cooking and baking recipes, or workout shakes.
Why Choose Us?
We’re all about that Field-to-Fork Freshness— with very few stops along the way. Our quick order processing and Priority Mail shipping brings Maca Powder with no unnecessary delays.
We don’t believe our customers should have to pay a premium on bettering their health. In a market where our competitors price novelty ingredients steeply, we keep our prices reasonable so that you get the same great quality at a better value.
A hardy, frost-tolerant tuber, maca prefers the isolated conditions of the Andean highlands, between 3500 and 4500 meters above sea level. It is used locally as a baking flour, or mashed and mixed into a porridge. To capture the stimulating nutrients of maca, we sun-dry ours and offer it as a ready-to-use powder.