From the Manufacturer:
These Organic Dried Figs are sweet with a texture that combines the smoothness of their skin with the chewiness of their texture. Delicious on their own or throw in a salad!
Organic dried figs are produced with no synthetic pesticides or additives. Dried figs are prepared from naturally grown fresh figs. Product has been naturally sun dried.
Sometimes, exceptionally sweet figs show “white crystals” in the surface that change the physical appearance of the dried figs. Those “white crystals” in the surface of the figs are naturally occurring sugars that migrate to the surface of the dried figs and crystallized. The “white sugar crystals” are a natural part of the dried fig that had simply show themselves. The product is not moldy and it is safe for customers to eat.