University of Limpopo South Africa

Harvest Green Tea is an innovation with multiple nutrients that are fundamental for good human health. The tea is produced from a blend of edible herbs with Cymbopogon citratus c (DC. ex Nees) Stapf. (Poaceae) as the main ingredient. It is manufactured as a teabag on to which hot/warm water is decanted to make a drink of tea, and as a tasty ready-made ice tea. Harvest Green Tea is naturally caffeine-free with no added preservatives. It contains the following essential nutrients; calcium, copper, dietary fibre, fat, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, protein and vitamins (i.e. B1, B2, B6 and C), amongst others.

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