It is wonderful to know that around 12,000 years ago a first cereal grain was cultivated in the Fertile Crescent area of southwest Asia! Cereals were the first ever crops to be cultivated, which proved to be the most important source of the world’s total food.
Cereals, refers to rice, wheat, corn, oats, barley, sorghum, rye and millet. Rice is a major part of the diet for more than half the world’s population. Cereals provide 60 per cent of the calories and proteins that people consume worldwide.
- High in nutritive value
- can be produced with reasonable effort
- can be stored easily in kitchens.
- easy to package and transport
- used for producing a large variety of highly desirable foods and beverages.
We at Akilam Foods are providing following fresh cultivated cereals and crops directly from our own farms at Pollachi, Tamil Nadu, India:
- Rice Flour
- Ragi Flour
- Puffed Rice