Posts Tagged “pesticides”

BUY LOCAL & ORGANIC FLOWERS

by kathryn629 on February 9, 2016

Organic Flowers 80% of all cut flowers sold in the US are grown in South America and travel thousands of miles before you ever see them. As many as 97% of Valentine’s Day roses will be imported. US Customs requires (…)

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Health Tip: PESTICIDES

by kathryn629 on December 21, 2011

Some conventionally grown fruits and vegetables contain more pesticides than others.  The fruits and vegetables with the highest concentration of pesticides are: apples, bell peppers, celery, cherries, imported grapes, nectarines, pears, potatoes, red raspberries, spinach and strawberries.