Araneta Ave, Pahanocoy, Bacolod, 6100 Negros Occidental

Contact

Robinsons Central

CityWalk Branch

(034) 441-0814

SM Bacolod Branch

 (034) 435-2229

Main Office

(034) 458-4941

Store Policy

Shipping & Delivery
Term & Conditions
FAQ

© 2019 FreshStart Organic & Natural

Red Rice: Heirloom Variety
This native rice is something special – a rice variety with a story.
As an heirloom variety, this rice has been passed on from one generation to the next. Farmers make it a point to save seeds for future planting or for sharing with their fellow farmers. Here in the Philippines, this variety is cultivated in the healthy, fertile soils of the mountainous regions of Negros Island.
This variety is grown by small farmers committed to good health, quality foods, ethical fair trade and eco-friendly sustainable farming practices.

  • “Heirloom” means that this particular type is passed on from one generation to the next.Seeds are saved by farmers for future planting or distribution to other farmers.
  • Native variety

 

HEALTH BENEFITS (as studies have shown)

  • Counters histamine, helping asthma and allergy sufferers
  • Modulates hormone levels in bone-building and metabolism
  • Prevents fat production in muscles
  • Helps lower blood pressure
  • Protects liver and detoxifies tissues from heavy metals
  • Helps control diabetes
  • Strengthens the immune system

 

Red Rice: Whole Grain
This Heirloom red rice is unpolished whole grain, milled to remove the hull from the kernel but retain the rice bran layer and the germ. This gives it a nutty flavor and a chewy texture. This variety also has a lower glycemic index; it’s also more nutritious because the bran is rich in vitamins, minerals and fiber.
This variety is grown by small farmers committed to good health, quality foods, ethical fair trade and eco-friendly sustainable farming practices.

  • Unpolished Red Heirloom Rice
  • Bran remains on grain giving it its “dark red” color
  • Whole grain rice, which retains nutrients
  • Rich flavor and taste that is different from polished red rice

 

FRESH START BROWN ORGANIC RICE
Fresh Start offers its own varieties of colored rice, cultivated using sustainable organic farming practices that don’t involve harmful chemicals, pesticides or fertilizer. In other words, Fresh Start aims to protect the environment by using natural and environment-friendly methods in cultivating colored rice varieties.
It is also important to note that going organic tends to increase the yield significantly after some long-term use.
It is also a known fact that taste and aroma of Fresh Start certified organic colored rice varieties tends to be distinctive from the conventional, and is usually voted as tastier.

  • No Chemicals! No Pesticides! No Preservatives!
  • Heirloom varieties
  • Available in Whole Grains
  • Fair trade (Grown by Small Farmers)
  • Certified Organic

 

Brown Rice: Whole Grain
Brown/red rice is unpolished whole grain, milled to remove the hull from the kernel but retain the rice bran layer and the germ. This gives it a nutty flavor and a chewy texture. This variety also has a lower glycemic index; it’s also more nutritious because the bran is rich in vitamins, minerals and fiber.
This variety is grown by small farmers committed to good health, quality foods, ethical fair trade and eco-friendly sustainable farming practices.

  • Next common variety after white rice
  • Bran remains on grain giving it its “brown” color
  • Unpolished whole grain rice, which retains nutrients
  • Rich flavor and taste that is different from white rice

 

HEALTH BENEFITS (as studies have shown)

  • Loaded with Vitamins B1, B3, B6 and rich in manganese, iron, selenium, magnesium,
  • phosphorus and thiamine
  • Rich in fiber and essential oils which help prevent gastrointestinal and heart diseases
  • Lower risk for diabetes

 

Reduces severity of asthma attacks

  • Raises blood level of nitric oxide
  • Helps prevent gallstones
  • Good antioxidant
  • Rich in carbohydrates, which helps in weight control

 

 

Black Rice: Forbidden Rice
Forbidden many, many years ago, this was the rice of emperors in Ancient China. But it’s not so forbidden today and we are proud to include it as one of our special rice varieties.
Organic black rice is an heirloom variety rich in dietary fiber, iron, zinc and antioxidants. Aside from its many health benefits, it also has an interesting sweet, nutty flavor.
This variety is grown by small farmers committed to good health, quality foods, ethical fair trade and eco-friendly sustainable farming practices.

  • Also known as “forbidden rice” because in the earlier eras of Chinese and Japanese history, only the emperors could eat this kind
  • Has a deep, nutty taste

 

HEALTH BENEFITS (as studies have shown)

  • Rich in nutrients like Vitamin B, Niacin, Vitamin E, calcium, magnesium, iron, zinc and fiber
  • Reduces risk for cardiovascular disease
  • Decreases risk of cancer and presence of free radicals
  • Promotes stronger bones
  • Increases red blood cell formation
  • Reduces effects of menopause
  • Slows down aging process

Organic Rice

₱230.00Price
Type
  • Fresh Start offers its own varieties of colored rice, cultivated using sustainable organic farming practices that don’t involve harmful chemicals, pesticides or fertilizer. In other words, Fresh Start aims to protect the environment by using natural and environment-friendly methods in cultivating colored rice varieties.It is also important to note that going organic tends to increase the yield significantly after some long-term use.
    It is also a known fact that taste and aroma of Fresh Start certified organic colored rice varieties tends to be distinctive from the conventional, and is usually voted as tastier.

    • No Chemicals! No Pesticides! No Preservatives!
    • Heirloom varieties
    • Available in Whole Grains
    • Fair trade (Grown by Small Farmers)
    • Certified Organic
0