In ancient China, the goji berry was called “gouqui”, pronounced “goo-chi”, which means wolfberry, and from there it changed to goji berry. In this country, it is known as “Früchte des Gemeinen Bocksdorns”. This “fruit of longevity” has a thousand-year-old tradition in Chinese medicine, because it promises longevity and a strong immune system. Its effect is demonstrated […]
Origin The acai berry hails from Brazil, where it grows in the Amazon rainforest on tall palm trees. Thousands of years ago the Indians began to use the berry as medicine and food. Today Açai is present almost everywhere in South America and by the sea it’s considered a staple food. It’s very popular with Brazilian surfers because […]
Origin Hemp is one of the oldest cultivated plants in the world and has been cultivated by the ancient Egyptians and Chinese and highly appreciated. Records show that hemp was used more than 12,000 years ago.