Marine Phytoplankton: The Sustainable Source of Omega-3 EPA

Phytoplankton are microscopic marine organisms. Through photosynthesis, they generate approximately 50% of the oxygen on earth, making them indispensable for life on earth. Marine micro-algae and phytoplankton are excellent sources of omega-3 fatty acid eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) which are essential to healthy metabolism and have been linked to healthy aging throughout life. As an excellent… Continue reading Marine Phytoplankton: The Sustainable Source of Omega-3 EPA

Why Seaweed is a Super Food: The Health Benefits of Using Seaweed

Of all the things that grow on this green Earth of ours, seaweed is surely one of its most curious plants. Scientifically called macroalgae, seaweed is widely used for a wide variety of purposes, from making food for animals and humans to developing certain pharmaceutical compounds and serving as a fertilizer for crops. You can… Continue reading Why Seaweed is a Super Food: The Health Benefits of Using Seaweed

Olive Oil: Trust, Transparency, and Traceability

From phones to bags to make-up to jewelry – consumers have to be extra careful when making purchases these days because of all the fakes circulating in the market. But one of the last things that people probably ever expected to be scammed by was the olive oil they purchased from their local supermarket and… Continue reading Olive Oil: Trust, Transparency, and Traceability

Christmas Baking With Olivar Santamaria Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Extra Virgin Olive Oil can make your holidays a little easier and lighter on both taste and belly. It is a great baking substitute for butter and when baking calls for canola or vegetable oil for cakes or for vegans or those with dairy allergies. Plus, it makes your cookies healthier and delicious with a… Continue reading Christmas Baking With Olivar Santamaria Extra Virgin Olive Oil