Grain Berry Cereal, Multi-Bran Flakes
Whole wheat cereal. With Onyx Sorghum. Now more powerful antioxidants! Sun activated antioxidants. No artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. More free radical protection. More natural plant fiber. Slows sugar absorption. 70% less sugar (than raisin bran). First cereal to contain amazing onyx. We grow onyx sorghum in the west texas sun. The darker it gets, the healthier it becomes. What is onyx? All natural new sorghum grain developed by Texas A&M University, based on ancient black and hi-tannin sorghum varieties that, together in one plant, contain a more powerful combination of antioxidants that combat a whole spectrum of free radical threats to our bodies (see side panel for information). More comprehensive than many berries, fruits and vegetables. Onyx can also help slow sugar absorption in our gut with its unique composition and natural fiber that grows as the plant grows. What are free radicals? Free radicals are created by our bodies during digestion and metabolism and from such outside sources as UV light radiation, engine exhaust, second hand smoke, etc. Onyx has been lab tested and found to be effective against multiple free radical threats. Antioxidants' job are to help block these free radical attacks. Is Grain Berry fiber more effective than other brands? Whole grain cereals like Grain Berry contain their own natural fiber, not added fiber from outside sources. In addition to whole grain oats and wheat, each Grain Berry Cereal contains whole grain onyx.The combination of whole wheat and whole grain oats plus whole grain onyx, provide a fiber balance of soluble and insoluble dietary fiber so very important to health. And don't forget the Grain Berry Sugar Story! Each Grain Berry Cereal contains less sugar than other brands. Plus our whole grain blend with onyx sorghum can help slow the absorbance of sugar into the blood stream. Check out www.grainberry.com. I'm proud to offer this delicious and remarkable cereal to you and your family. -Bob Harris, President. Grain Berry Mills. Ferocious defense against free radical threats. We've teamed up onyx whole grain sorghum with hi-tannin sorghum bran to provide remarkable protection against a whole range of free radicals that can damage our cells and trigger major health problems from obesity and more. These bad actors are shown in the chart below. See how onyx's strong combo of antioxidants actually neutralize these serious free radical threats to our bodies: Onyx Lab Results: Hi-tannins and sun-activated 3-D antioxidants help combat all 6 free-radical attackers! Report of Laboratory Analysis for Onyx Whole Grain: Activity against peroxyl radicals; 42,274 (umoleTE/100g). Activity against hydroxyl radicals; 30,489 (umoleTE/100g). Activity against peroxynitrite; 1,331 (umoleTE/100g). Activity against superoxide anion; 81,865 (umoleTE/100g). Activity against singlet oxygen; 15,943 (umoleTE/100g). Activity against hypochlorite; 55,400 (umoleTE/100g). Onyx total antioxidant bio/activity; 227,302 (umoleTE/100g). Hi-Tannin Bran Lab Results: Antioxidant ORAC Values (Limitations of ORAC Value): ORAC is a laboratory measure of antioxidant potential of foods. It stands for Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity. USDA 2010 report. Grain berry hi-tannin bran; 36,000 (umoleTE/100g). Blueberries; 6,552 (Limitations of ORAC Value) (umoleTE/100g). Pomegranate juice; 2,341 (Limitations of ORAC Value) (umoleTE/100g). Concord grape juice; 2,377 (Limitations of ORAC Value) (umoleTE/100g). Quick oatmeal; 2,169 (Limitations of ORAC Value) (umoleTE/100g). ORAC values can vary based on growing conditions and other variables. The above are representative ORAC values. The ORAC value of foods does not suggest one food is healthier or more nutritious than another. We recommend the consumer eat a balance of foods low in trans fats and cholesterol, with a significant part of the diet from fruit, vegetables and whole grains. Visit www.grainberry.com to eat a whole range of natural antioxidants from foods, not just one miracle food. We suggest a balance of antioxidants and a diet high in dietary fiber. Whole Grain: 16 or more per serving. Eat 48 g or more of whole grains daily. WholeGrainsCouncil.org. Per 1 Cup Serving: 120 calories; 0 g sat fat (0% DV); 140 mg sodium (6% DV); 5 g sugars. Grain Berry cereals with amazing onyx.