The Dirty Dozen: Food to Avoid in the Produce Aisle
We've Come a Long Way, Baby
Even though your favorite fruits and vegetables are on the list of the dirty dozen, it doesn't mean you should stop eating them. In the United States, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) does a very good job of limiting the amount, and type of pesticides used by all U.S. farmers, including conventional growers. We've come along way from the 1960's when spraying DDT and other poisons were commonly used farming methods.