Potatoes, Salad Mix, Peppers, Garlic, and of course – Beets!
Did you know?
Lots of groups like to highlight the best things to buy organically – as in the foods that are treated the most heavily with pesticides. I like to check on the “Dirty Dozen”, which I have listed below for 2012. Click here for the full list of heavily treated crops.
These are ordered with #1 being the absolute worst. Hence, why I get peppers, lettuce and potatoes as much as possible in our CSA!
3. Sweet Bell Peppers
6. Nectarines – Imported
11.Blueberries – domestic