Noticia de la Semana – El yacón y el maíz morado

Finally, a tuber you can root for! The “Yacón” a tuber cultivated in the highlands of Peru that is taking the health-conscious world by storm, and marching side-by-side? The humble Peruvian purple corn.. the key ingredient in one of Peru´s most popular beverages “Chicha Morada”.


Listen and hear how these products are being used in the fight against colon cancer, and as new ways to improve digestion and to strengthen the heart.




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