Riber Navel produces not only oranges but also extra virgin olive oil, Nocellara olives and lemons of the highest quality. Four outstanding Mediterranean products. Citrus and olive trees are cultivated in a fortunate land facing the sea, growing free from pesticides or chemical fertilisers. Oranges and lemons, juicy and delicious, have no wax treatement on the peel: for this reason they give off an intense aroma and are completely edible. Giuseppe is known in many areas of northern Italy for the unrivalled quality of his products and for his kindness. During winter his oil and oranges are eagerly awaited by fair trade or Slowfood markets costumers
It is well known to be rich in vitamine c. But is also a great source of Vitamin A and B vitamins, potassium, calcium and phosphorus. Thanks to bioflavonoids it boosts immunity, is antioxidant and stimulates collagen production. If consumed regularly: it is anti-anemic, slightly laxative, aids digestion, reduces blood sugar and keeps the metabolism active. It has a lot of water, therefore it hydrates and regulates blood pressure. It has very few calories, so it is suitable for low-calorie diets. Besides that, the scent of its untreated peel is soothing and euphoric! Too many qualities for one fruit....