The Locust Bean Mash is a granular product obtained after grinding the carob. Irregular granular appearance, dark brownish color. Smell fruity characteristic. Absent infestations.

It consists of parts of pulp of about 20mmx15mm and a thickness of 8 mm, while the thin and Carob pulp consists of parts of approximately 10mmx5mm and a thickness of 2mm.

AVERAGE COMPOSITION: :

 

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL
Loss on drying (%)  6-15
Total sugars (%):  45-56
….Saccharose 32-38
….Glucose 5-6
….Fructose 5-7
….Pinitol 5-7
Protein (%)  3-6
Fiber (%)  7-8
Lipids (%) 0.2-0.6
Ash (%)  2-3
Minerals (mg/100 g)
Ca 307
Mg 42
Fe 104
Cu 12.23
Zn 0.59
Mn 0.4
In 13
K 1100

 

PACKAGING:raffia bags, net weight 25kg; Bulk or big-bags.

SHELF LIFE: 12 months after the date of manufacture.

STORAGE CONDITIONS: Store in a cool dry place.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Product not O.G.M.