Organic Pearl Barley 500 g

органическая перловая крупаTM Zhmenka organic pearl barley is selected ground barley grains grown in ecologically favourable regions away from cities, industrial zones, and thoroughfares without applying chemical and synthetic matters. In the process of production TM Zhmenka organic pearl barley is ground by special equipment certified to all organic production norms and standards correspondence

How TM Zhmenka organic pearl barley is obtained?

1_perlovka To grow organic pearl barley it requires soil refinement from chemicals within a two years period for an opportunity to certify land.

2_perlovka For sowing only organic and untreated with a mordant barley grains are used. They are obtained as a result of the organic production.

3_perlovka Organic barley are grown by natural ways (mulching, composting, crop rotating etc).

4_perlovka For an organic barley pest control there are used natural enemies, light, noise, traps etc.

5_perlovka A special microclimate is kept up for organic barley storage (fumigation free). Only natural means are used for a warehouse pest control.

6_perlovka TM Zhmenka organic pearl barley are stored separately in special warehouses and are packaged in a special packing made according to Organic Production Standards.


TM Zhmenka organic pearl barley are audited for the correspondence to the IFOAM (International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements) highest quality criteria. The "ETKO" company certifies lands, manufacture, organic grain growing technology and organic pearl barley.

The difference between organic pearl barley and ordinary pearl barley?
organic-production-pearl-barley Organic Production
  regular_production Ordinary Production

bio1 By the ecological selection principle there are grown the sorts of barley (pest-and-weed resistant, GMO free) especially for organic farming.
manuf1 Barley can be treated with fungicides and insecticides.

bio2 Natural methods of improving fertility (composting, humification, crop rotation) are applied.   manuf2 Synthetic mineral fertilizers and growth regulators are applied.

bio3 There are applied other methods as manual weeding, mulching (when soil is covered with the layer of organic materials: hay, straw etc).   manuf3 Herbicides impeding weeds growth are applied to soil.

bio4 To fight pests there are used their natural enemies, noise, light, traps etc.   manuf4 Pesticides and insecticides are largely applied.

Only in case of the adherence to all the norms of the organic growing, manufacturing and storing production TM Zhmenka organic pearl barley are marked on with special signs confirming products organic origin.


Why to choose the TM Zhmenka organic pearl barley?

fashka1_kukuruzaGenetically modified components free

fishka2_kukuruzaPesticides and agrochemicals free

fishka3_kukuruzaGrowth stimulators free

fishka4_kukuruzaNitrates remains, heavy metals and mineral fertilizers free

fishka5_peasContain more vitamins and mineral elements (Ca, Mg, Fe etc) than ordinary pearl barley

fishka6_peasCorrespond to the European Organic Production Standards and is certified by "ETKO" company


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What you can cook

To cook pearl barley is an easy and simple task. All you need is to have good pearl barley dish recipes by your side and know the secrets of its cooking.


How to cook

To cook TM Zhmenka pearl barley you need:

waterTo soak pearl barley grains in cold water for 7-10 hours

washTo wash them thoroughly and pour into boiling water by proportion to 1:3

saltTo salt to taste

boilTo cook them on small fire for 35-40 min until prepared.