After harvesting, the buckwheat hulls are separated from the seeds and are cleaned using a powerful air jet technology that is intended to blow out any dirt or debris, they are not fumigated using any chemicals. The buckwheat hulls are not roasted or pre-flattened.
Buckwheat is naturally resistant to pests and is a sustainable crop that requires no pesticides and very little input from the land to mature. The buckwheat is sourced from a grower in the US.
Buckwheat hulls (or shell) of a buckwheat seed makes for a bean-bag-like feel that conforms to your head, neck or body. Buckwheat is used in pillows, meditation cushions, zafus, beanbags and mattresses. Buckwheat allows for easy airflow to keep you cool and dry. If you need +/-. please send a message.
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