Naked Oats Seed
♦ High Oil content – leads to much higher level of unsaturated fats than any other cereal. In particular, the very high linoleic acid content (33-46% of total Fatty Acids) makes it a particularly healthy food for humans
♦ Total fibre and digestible fibre content is high, making Naked Oats a very healthy food.
♦ High content of natural anti oxidants – very useful against heart disease
♦ Lower starch levels – shown to have reduced toxicity for celiac patients
♦ Protein content (16- 20%) and quality of protein excellent (very high globulin fraction)
♦ Human Food; Breakfast cereals, Pasta, Specialist Health foods, Food ingredients
♦ Horse Feed; Excellent nutrient dense feed for horses – they respond very well to the lower starch and higher oil contents. Better than conventional oats for performing horses.
♦ Farm Animals; Excellent feedstuff for ruminant, particularly young calves and sheep because of its unique combination of high energy density, with high digestible fibre. Naked Oats has a higher level of the essential amino acids lysine, methionine and cysteine compared to either wheat or barley, making it particularly useful in pig diets.