Herbal Teas

MoonRidge Farms offers bulk certified organic yacon tea in 1 and 2 ounce quantities. Healthy leaves are harvested sustainably from our own yacon plants throughout the season and processed into a chopped leaf tea. The tea is flavorful and mild tasting like a mild green tea. A very small amount will make a tasty cup of tea!

We are also offering bagged organic teas from Emerald Herbs. A Colombian company that offers yacon products, maca supplements and other herbal teas! Emerald Herbs is located in the fertile valleys outside of Bogota, Colombia. The three teas that we are offering at MoonRidge Farms offers a variety of health benefits and mild, tasty flavor.

Yacon Tea – Available in bulk or bagged.

Reported Health Benefits:

  • Renal and pancreatic stimulating effect
  • Reduces blood glucose, cholesterol and triglycerides
  • Can also reduce body weight and fat stores
  • Colon cancer prevention and beneficial to colon health in general
  • Strengthens the immune system response and high in anti-oxidants
  • Beneficial in the prevention of atherosclerosis

Soursop (Graviola, Spanish Guanabana) – Available in tea bags.

High in vitamins B and C, soursop has an acidic flavor, and its juice is used in cold drinks and frozen fruit recipes. Tea made from soursop has been shown to provide health benefits, particularly related to the prevention and treatment of some forms of cancer. Researchers attributed the anti-cancer effects of soursop to high concentrations of alkaloid compounds and acetogenins — a family of compounds with antibiotic, antifungal and antiparasitic effects.

Reported Health Benefits:

  • Supports body to assist in reducing and preventing hypertension
  • Supports body in cancer prevention and elimination
  • Supports body to assist with asthma
  • Supports body in healthy kidney functions and prevent dysfuntion
  • Supports body to prevent and reduce tumor growth
  • Known Vasodilator and supports vessel function

Moringa – Available in tea bags.

The Moringa tree contains 100% nutrition since every part of the plant is edible and contains every nutrient necessary to sustain life. Moringa oleifera has an impressive range of medicinal uses with high nutritional value and medicinal benefits.

Reported Health Benefits:

  • Contain a profile of important minerals and are a good source of protein, vitamins (A, C and B-Complex) , beta-carotene, amino acids and various phenolics.
  • Provides a rich and rare combination of zeatin, quercetin, beta-sitosterol, caffeoylquinic acid and kaempferol.
  • Rich in antioxidants, chlorophyll, and helps to retrace the cellular aging process
  • Helps prevent malnutrition and strengthens the immune response.

Bulk Yacon Tea: $3.00/ounce (Available in 1 or 2 ounce bags)

Boxed Tea Bags: Sold Out

Yacon Tea – Each tea bag is three servings with approximate cost of 22 cents per cup

Soursop Tea (Graviola) – Each tea bag is two servings

Moringa Tea – Each tea bag is two servings.