Pesticides in Produce Tag

When you hold up an organic cucumber, you may ask, “Why buy organic? The conventional cucumber is cheaper, so why can’t I just buy that?" A visual inspection doesn’t reveal many differences, but there are huge differences — and they have a direct impact on your...

I highly recommend eating an all-organic diet of fruits and vegetables. It saves your body from the toxic load of pesticides in produce. If your budget doesn't allow for this, you can use the Environmental Working Group (EWG)'s Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 lists, both from...