Our Red Maca Extract is made from our certified organic Peruvian grown Red Maca root Powder traditionally grown and harvested on an organic farming co-op in a remote pristine part of the Peruvian Andes It is never heated above 106F/41C in order to preserve nutrients at maximum levels. A best selling Maca, recent scientific research has found Red Maca to have some important unique properties among all Maca colors. A 2005 study found Red Maca to reduce the size of the prostate and reported it to have the “highest peak values” for 7 functional nutrients of all Maca colors. A study from Peru from 2010 found Red Maca to be the most protective of bone structure, density and strength. And another study in 2009 found that Red Maca had a “very favorable” impact on “energy, mood, sexual desire and hormone balance.” Raw Red Maca is especially recommended for male prostate, female fertility, libido and hormone balance and for both men and women to naturally boost vitality. The major benefits of Maca extracts over powder or capsules include: freshness and longer shelf life, better bioavailibililty of nutrients, ease of use and faster absorption results. The Maca Team, LLC is dedicated to preserving and sharing high quality Peruvian grown Maca with the world. As a family run company of Maca specialists, we’re here to bring you the most Maca has to offer. We are proud to source and sell the best selection of high quality Peruvian Maca in the world. All of our products are always organically grown, fairly traded, GMO-free, fresh and potent. We sell 8 different kinds of certified organic Maca, raw and gelatinized (pre-cooked), in powder, vegan capsules and extracts.