Our Fresh Nopal is 100% natural and substainably processed, harvested and packed by hand in the high altitude, volcanic mountains of Mexico. We pack & ship to the USA the same day the pads are selected in refrigerated container trucks.
Our Fresh Nopal is available FOB Mexico City or CIF your port in the USA. Packed in recyclable plastic crates of 19 kg to the crate. Our premium size pads have an average length of 25 cm and are CODEX grade A quality. Average shelf life is 17-21 days. FDA/USDA documents included.
ALTITUDE - Above all, altitude is to key to successful, prosperous field of nopal. The Three largestproducing states all have altitudes exceeding2,000 meters. We have taken advantage of this key requirement by finding the ideal growing conditions. Our farms Situated on a steep pine forested slope (2,400 meters) have one of the best altitude and climatic conditions available to grow the highest quality sustainably grown Nopal.
TEMPERATURE - An extended Season of hot or cold weather can greatly reduce the optimum production of Nopal, the temperature at our farms is at the optimum, equal to that of Milpa Alta fields and without the pollution hazards of Mexico City. Ideal temperatures should be annual mean of 17 - 24 degrees 65F-85F.
NATURAL PRIME CUT - Our Dedication to provide you the customer with the most mature, most succulent and ripest Nopal available has led us to exclusively farm mature Nopal stems that grow up to 30cm in length. This size is prized as the most fibrous in Mexico and we dedicate ourselves to providing this size of exceptional quality.
NATURAL-NUTRITION - Through a special team of dedicated biologists, agronomists and producers, we have managed to grow the optimum in nutritional quality and in international sanitary standards as well.
FRESHNESS GUARANTEE - The methods and extra care we take in harvesting our Nopal, has given a new meaning to the word CARE. "Create with the Ability to Respect Excellence".