Nutra Organics pride themselves on sourcing the most wholesome, purest, certified organic Peruvian Maca available that meets their strict standards in the areas of quality, fair trade and sustainability. You can be assured when you buy Nutra Organics Maca that you are buying the best quality available on the market, as well as helping support peruvian maca farmers. Nutra Organics Maca contains a spectrum of vitamins and minerals including calcium, magnesium, zinc, iron and Vitamin C plus a high amino acid profile. It is an ancient superfood adaptogen (which means it adapts to your bodys individual needs) and can support adrenal function, increase energy and stamina (great for althetes) and reduce stress. Maca has a reputation to assist with hormone balance and increase libbido. Maca (Lepidium meyenii) is a root vegetable from the broccoli family that looks similar to a turnip. The root is harvested, washed, ground, dried (slow at low temperatures) and then milled into a fine powder.