12 Foods to eat Organic

Continuing Dan Shapley's comments at thedailygreen.com on the 12 fruit and veg most highly affected by pesticides.


4. Peaches


Another tree fruit that always makes the dirty dozen list: peaches. more than 60 pesticides have been found on peaches, an nearly as many in single-serving packs, but far fewer in canned peaches.

Safer alternatives include watermelon, tangerines, oranges and grapefruit.




5. Spinach


Leading the leafy green pesticide residue category is spinach, with nearly 50 different pesticides. (While frozen spinach has nearly as many, canned has had fewer detected pesticides.)

Read more:http://www.thedailygreen.com/healthy-eating/eat-safe/dirty-dozen-foods#ixzz1qs4hHcrE