Wheat samples Mineral content mg/100g
Iron Zinc Phosphorous
HWF 4.15 ± 0.12c 3.59 ± 0.063a 337.99 ± 0.56a
HWWF 2.51 ± 0.16 a 1.39 ± 0.036b 144.69 ± 0.61b
SWF 3.35 ± 0.17b 2.47 ± 0.04c 313.98 ± 1c
SWWF 2.95 ± 0.26a 0.58 ± 0.01a 77.03 ± 0.51a
HWF- hard whole wheat flour, HWWF- Hard white wheat flour, SWF -soft whole wheat flour. SWWF-Soft white wheat flour
Mean value with different superscript in the same column are significantly different (P<0.05).
Table 4: Mineral composition of whole and refined wheat flour.