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Starwest Botanicals

Astragalus Root Powder Wildcraft 1lb. Starwest Botanicals

$29.95

Herbal Information on Astragalus Root in Bulk Powder Form

Common Name:   Astragalus Root, Astragalus herb, Huang qi, Milk vetch
Botanical Name:   Astragalus membranaceus
Meridians/Channels:    Lung, Spleen
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size:   16 ounces (1 lb.)
Form: Fine Powder
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Herb used as: Encapsule the powder, Make into a Formula, Use Topically, Make a Compress
Wildcrafted:   Yes, Wildcrafted
Origin: China
Brand: Starwest Botanicals

Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Not to be used with Lupus
California Prop 65 
Naturally Occurring Components:    beta-sitosterol, calcium, choline, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, potassium, zinc, flavonoids, saponins and triterpenoid glycosides.
Additional Huang Qi Information:

  • Tonify  Qi
  • Promotes Natural Urination
  • Support Normal Body Fluids
  • Raise Yang
  • Tonifies Blood
  • Strengthens the Spleen
  • Invigorates the Vital Energy
  • Boost Immune System

Product Properties:  Sweet, Slightly Warm, Tonic

Astragalus comes from the pea family, and has been used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese medicine. Astragalus root in Chinese herbalism is used  for increasing the body’s natural resistance and vitality. 

herbs for lungs, herbs for sinus, herbs for cough, herbs for congestion, herbs for phlegm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Slow Cooker Astragalus Chicken Soup 

Astragalus Chicken Soup, is nourishing tonic (tonic - restorative) soup. Which will benefit the body during anytime of the year.   Super SIMPLE, as it is slowly cooked in a crockpot over an extended time period 

Gathering the Ingredients: 

1 pound chicken thigh, preferably from a free-range organic chicken

  • (thighs are the best to use but legs and wings will work too)

4 slices of  dried astragalus root

  • (slices should be 3 inches long and about 1/2 inches wide or more)

8 dried red dates

  • (also known as Hong Zao)

1 tbsp dried goji berries

  • (also  known as Lycium Fruit)

1 cup of filtered water

Salt and Pepper to taste if desired

 (green onions finely chopped can be added at the end before serving)

Directions  

Wash and clean the free range chicken pieces. If any excessive fat is visible, remove before adding to crockpot
Soak the Traditional Chinese herbs - astragalus root,  whole red date,  and goji berries) for 20 minutes
Cut the red dates into halves and remove the seeds
Place all the ingredients into the crockpot (slow cooker)
Add filtered  cold water into the crockpot ensuring the water covers the pieces
Turn to Crockpot onto Low and cook for a minimum of 5 hours but  not longer than 8 hours
Test the doneness by sticking a thermometer into chicken - it should read 165 degrees
Remove Astragalus Roots before serving.

This soup is not only beneficial to the body, it is an easy way to utilize the herbs instead of drinking a tea. 

How to Use Bulk Herbs

Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:
How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes.
How to make a citrus facial splash
Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
Citrus potpourri basket.

About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

Laboratory Analysis

Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

Herbal Medicine

Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

 

References:

http://starwest-botanicals.com/category/astragalus-root/
http://www.naturalnews.com/042240_astragalus_immune_boosting_power_adaptogenic_herbs.html

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    Herbal Information on Astragalus Root in Bulk Powder Form

    Common Name:   Astragalus Root, Astragalus herb, Huang qi, Milk vetch
    Botanical Name:   Astragalus membranaceus
    Meridians/Channels:    Lung, Spleen
    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
    Package Size:   16 ounces (1 lb.)
    Form: Fine Powder
    Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
    Herb used as: Encapsule the powder, Make into a Formula, Use Topically, Make a Compress
    Wildcrafted:   Yes, Wildcrafted
    Origin: China
    Brand: Starwest Botanicals

    Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Not to be used with Lupus
    California Prop 65 
    Naturally Occurring Components:    beta-sitosterol, calcium, choline, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, potassium, zinc, flavonoids, saponins and triterpenoid glycosides.
    Additional Huang Qi Information:

    • Tonify  Qi
    • Promotes Natural Urination
    • Support Normal Body Fluids
    • Raise Yang
    • Tonifies Blood
    • Strengthens the Spleen
    • Invigorates the Vital Energy
    • Boost Immune System

    Product Properties:  Sweet, Slightly Warm, Tonic

    Astragalus comes from the pea family, and has been used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese medicine. Astragalus root in Chinese herbalism is used  for increasing the body’s natural resistance and vitality. 

    herbs for lungs, herbs for sinus, herbs for cough, herbs for congestion, herbs for phlegm

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Slow Cooker Astragalus Chicken Soup 

    Astragalus Chicken Soup, is nourishing tonic (tonic - restorative) soup. Which will benefit the body during anytime of the year.   Super SIMPLE, as it is slowly cooked in a crockpot over an extended time period 

    Gathering the Ingredients: 

    1 pound chicken thigh, preferably from a free-range organic chicken

    • (thighs are the best to use but legs and wings will work too)

    4 slices of  dried astragalus root

    • (slices should be 3 inches long and about 1/2 inches wide or more)

    8 dried red dates

    • (also known as Hong Zao)

    1 tbsp dried goji berries

    • (also  known as Lycium Fruit)

    1 cup of filtered water

    Salt and Pepper to taste if desired

     (green onions finely chopped can be added at the end before serving)

    Directions  

    Wash and clean the free range chicken pieces. If any excessive fat is visible, remove before adding to crockpot
    Soak the Traditional Chinese herbs - astragalus root,  whole red date,  and goji berries) for 20 minutes
    Cut the red dates into halves and remove the seeds
    Place all the ingredients into the crockpot (slow cooker)
    Add filtered  cold water into the crockpot ensuring the water covers the pieces
    Turn to Crockpot onto Low and cook for a minimum of 5 hours but  not longer than 8 hours
    Test the doneness by sticking a thermometer into chicken - it should read 165 degrees
    Remove Astragalus Roots before serving.

    This soup is not only beneficial to the body, it is an easy way to utilize the herbs instead of drinking a tea. 

    How to Use Bulk Herbs

    Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:
    How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes.
    How to make a citrus facial splash
    Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
    Citrus potpourri basket.

    About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

    Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
    • Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
    • Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
    • HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
    • ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
    • Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
    • Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

    Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

    Laboratory Analysis

    Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

    Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

    Herbal Medicine

    Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

     

    References:

    http://starwest-botanicals.com/category/astragalus-root/
    http://www.naturalnews.com/042240_astragalus_immune_boosting_power_adaptogenic_herbs.html

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    SKU: 201032-51
    Manufacturer Part Number 201032-51
    Condition: New
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    Width: 5.00 (in)
    Height: 7.00 (in)
    Depth: 2.00 (in)