Potential future nutritious food is Duckweeds and Wolffia globosa, a small plant known as Duckweedss without roots, Asian called the eyes catfish. Prof Gerhard Jahreis said, Duckweeds can serve as a source of protein to meet human nutritional needs. Duckweedss green physical form and its protein content is comparable with Lupin flowers or peas. The protein content of 30 percent, calculated based on the dry weight. These small plants also contain omega-3 fatty acids are very beneficial, including Stearidonic acid and Alpha-linolenic acid.

Source: Duckweeds And Wolffia Globosa, Potential Nutritious Foods


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