Vicary Fine Foods Frequently Asked Questions
+Is it organic?
The rainforest fruit trees are located within a World Heritage-listed wet tropical ecosystem, our farms use only sustainable and diversified farming practices that minimise the impact on the fragile surroundings.
+Is the Davidson Plum similiar to the new plum species being grown in Queensland.
The Davidson Plum is delightfully sour and naturally high in antioxidants, lutein, vitamin E, folate, zinc, magnesium, calcium, molebendum and has a high potassium to sodium ratio which is preferred for high blood pressure sufferers. (Source: Health Benefits of Australian Native Foods – An Evaluation of health-enhancing compounds. RIRDC Plublication No.09/133, I Konczak, D Zabaras, M Dunstan, P Aguas, P Roulfe adn A Pavan.)
+Are there any artificial flavouring or colours in the RB products?
The sensational colours and flavours of the Rainforest Bounty condiments come from native Australian tropical plants. All the condiments are high fruit content, no GM ingredients, no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives, no gluten and hae naturally high antioxidant, mineral and micro-nutrient levels.
+Who grows the fruit?
The trees are propergated from high yeild parent plants and planted in RB orchards. The farmers in the surrounding areas (namely) also grow the trees to support the revegation of the rainforest trees along the edges of the world heritage areas.