Bard Valley Natural Delights Medjool dates are certified heart-healthy by the American Heart Association. To be certified, a product must meet specific nutrition requirements within seven different categories of certification. Medjool dates earn this certification because they are potassium-rich (with 50 percent more per pound than bananas), high in dietary fiber, contain important antioxidants and are fat- and cholesterol-free. To learn more about the Heart-Check Certification program, click here.
USDA Organic Certification verifies farms or handling facilities comply with USDA organic regulations. According to the USDA, organic agriculture produces products using methods that preserve the environment and avoid most synthetic materials like pesticides. To learn more about the USDA’s organic certification process, click here.
Whole, Pitted and Organic Natural Delights Medjool dates are verified by the Non-GMO Project. This means after being subjected to the Non-GMO Project’s rigorous standards, consumers can be assured that our Medjool dates have been produced in accordance with consensus-based best practices for GMO avoidance. To learn more about the Non-GMO Project’s verification process, click here.