Natural Products - EXPO WEST
Terry & Ann Popowich are on-site at the 2018 Natural Products - EXPO WEST Trade Show and Convention in Anaheim, CA. Terry will be busy the next few days connecting with existing customers and in meetings with potential NEW customers, suppliers and vendors. EXPO WEST is a marquee event during the year and has over 3,000 exhibitors and is attended by over 80,000 members of our industry.
Our flax products are in high demand around the world. Flax is emerging as an important functional food ingredient because of it's rich contents of ALA, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, lignans and fiber. Flaxseed oil, fibers and flax lignans have potential health benefits such as in reduction of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, arthritis, osteoporosis, autoimmune and neurological disorders. Flax protein helps in the prevention and treatment of heart disease and in supporting the immune system. As a functional food ingredient, flax or flaxseed oil has been incorporated into baked foods, juices, milk and dairy products, muffins, dry pasta products, macaroni and meat products.