Here are the Dirty Dozen- This list
compiles 12 fruits and vegetables that typically contain the highest
concentrations of pesticide residues and are therefore the most important to
- Sweet Bell Peppers
- Nectarines- imported
- Cherry Tomatoes
- Hot Peppers
Please note: this list came from a local Organic subscription company that I belong to.
Oct 2014 – I wanted to add in that according to GH the dirty dozen list just got longer. Try to buy these organic too!
- Collard Greens
However, as much as some of us would love to buy organic all the time, it’s really not realistic to think we can afford to, right? This list however, I think is doable. I just have to convince my husband!!
>>>>>>Insert>>>>>>9 months later (Oct ’14) – it’s imperative that we buy organic. And, yes we can’t afford not to. Buying organic is cheaper than doctor visits!! Just eat smarter people!!
Do you buy Organic? Why do you choose to?