Located in the City of San Fernando, CA Mr. Martin Inc is one of the leading international food processing manufacturers, providing food related products to consumers. Mr. Martin Inc has become the natural choice for many consumers who demand superb quality food. The quality of our products has been tested and confirmed by our customers and many government institutions worldwide. Our highest quality sunflower seeds come from Russia. Fertile soil is a essential part of our production to get high quality sunflower seeds and good harvest. As a result we grow sunflowers on black soils of Southern Russia. To get the freshest and the best tasting sunflower seeds, we roast and package them at our location in California.
At Mr. Martin Inc we promote our brand image by providing our consumers with the highest quality products, and the most pleasant and tasteful experience within the food industry.
We use only the best variety of sunflowers that grow on black soils of Southern Russia. We place high emphasis on the quality of the product at every phase of the production: sowing, growing and harvesting as well as primary processing, filtrating, calibrating, handpicking, roasting, packing, storing and shipping to the customer. That's why our seeds are the most nutritious and the healthiest; they contain many vitamins, and many trace elements that nourish the skin and normalize the acid-alkaline balance.
White Salted Seeds of Premium Quality
Both seniors and youngs, professors and students, painters and carpenters, managers and directors of established companies like munching on our sunflower seeds. Sunflower seeds from "Mr. Martin" is also the best snack to enjoy on football or baseball match days and on any other sport events.
Quality in Every Step of the Process
The company has a complete production cycle from preparation of seeds to delivery to a consumer. We place high emphasis on the quality of the product at every phase of the production: sowing, growing and harvesting as well as primary processing, filtrating, calibrating, handpicking, roasting, packing, storing and shipping to the customer.
Fertile soil is a essential part of our production to get high quality sunflower seeds and good harvest. As a result we grow sunflowers on black soils of Southern Russia. In addition it is very important to prepare the soil for future planting. Thus the field is well plowed to a depth of 9.8" - 11.8" (25-30 cm) and harrowed in the fall. The soil is fertilized with phosphorus-potassium before sowing to make stress-tolerant plants.
Sunflowers are sowed usually in early May at a depth of 2.4"- 3.1" (6-8 cm). They are fertilized with phosphorous to make seeds tiller out well. Fertilization is absolutely necessary process as sunflowers absorb a lot of phosphorous; 75% of this substance is contained in the seeds. It is possible to get a really heavy yield and high quality seeds, if strictly follow a growing production process. That's why, throughout the growth of plants we provide fertilization and ample irrigation.
We also pay close attention to weed control. We harrow the field and use inter-row cultivators to extirpate the weeds. Due to that, sunflowers get the maximum of nutrients during their growth and ripening.
Fields of blooming sunflowers are very beautiful and therefore it leaves an indelible impression. All sunflowers as one follow the Sun. The landscape is very fantastic! In late August, the seeds are matured and it is time to harvest. All the energy of the Sun is transferred to the seeds.
Everything starts with the primary processing. After that the seeds are calibrated and filtrated one more time on special equipments, and then stocked in a special room. The unique storage conditions allow you to experience the freshness and flavor of the harvested crop even many months later. The next phase is the handpicking of the seeds. That's why it is valid to say that our sunflower seeds can be called selected seeds. Before packing, the seeds are roasted using a unique technology that helps to keep all useful properties of the product. As a result, sunflower seeds from "Mr. Martin" acquire a special taste that love all our customers.
During the packaging, the seeds are packed to the special sealed bags that meet all sanitary and hygienic requirements. They are very easy to use and optimal for storaging. Bright and eye-catching bags help the costumers to find our products among many others.
Sunflower seeds from “Mr. Martin” are also supplied to Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan and Baltic countries as well as European countries: Germany, Greece, Spain, and France.
Sunflower seeds is a wonderful product. The biological value of seeds is very high, but at the same time they are digested easily.
Sunflower seeds contain a large amount of vitamin E that reduces the risk of cancer. It also has anti-inflammatory effect, which reduces the symptoms of asthma and osteoarthritis. In addition this vitamin helps to neutralize the free radicals contained in the body. It is commonly known that free radicals are very harmful; they damage cellular membranes and brain cells.
Due to the fact that sunflower seeds are a rich source of potassium and magnesium, they are the best way to prevent a cardiovascular diseases. Eating sunflower seeds are also extremely useful in atherosclerosis, diseases of the liver and bile ducts.
Sunflower seeds are rich in zinc, thus they are good for health and beauty of the hair, nails and skin; moreover it has therapeutic effect in the disease of acne.
Psychologists also speak about the benefits of sunflower seeds. They claim that the process of munching on the seeds help giving up smoking and fight stress, depression and nervous disorders.
Seeds contain very important amino acids and unsaturated fatty acids such as palmitic, arachidonic, linoleic, stearic and oleic. There are also a lot of minerals. The most significant potassium, phosphorus and magnesium. Other useful minerals are Cobalt, Manganese, Iron, Selenium, Zinc, Sodium, Fluoride, Chromium, Copper, Iodine, Silicon, Molybdenum.
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