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By: Green Kid Organics  09-12-2011
Keywords: organic food, Jasmine, Pesticide Residue

Baby’s Organic Blog » Uncategorized

I’m so happy to see the price of organic food coming down! Although we’ve come a long way in just a couple years, it’s still sometimes hard to spend the extra on the organic alternative and/or an organic alternative is not always available.

  Top 10 Highest Pesticide Residue (So buy organic if you can)  

1.       Peach  (100) - highest pesticide load

2.       Apple   (93)

3.       Sweet Bell Pepper   (83)

4.       Celery   (82)

5.       Nectarine   (81)

6.       Strawberries  (80)

7.       Cherries  (73)

8.       Kale   (69)

9.       Lettuce   (67)

10.   Grapes – Imported  ( 66)

Top 10 Lowest Pesticide Residue

1.       Onion   (1)  - lowest pesticide load

2.       Avocado   (1)

3.       Sweet Corn – Frozen  ( 2)

4.       Pineapple  ( 7)

5.       Mango   (9)

6.       Asparagus   (1 0)

7.       Sweet Peas - Frozen  (10)

8.       Kiwi  (13)

9.       Cabbage  (17)

10.   Eggplant   (20)

 Live Well!

Jasmine

Keywords: Jasmine, organic food, Pesticide Residue