From a handout that I picked up at the University Church in Toledo.
12 Most Contaminated so buy these ORGANIC
- Sweet Bell Peppers*
- Grapes (imported)
12 Least Contaminated so buy as is :)
- Sweet Corn (frozen)
- Sweet Peas (Frozen)
- Kiwi Fruit
end handout info
All or nearly all 12 food items on the most contaminated list are grown locally, and at least six* of the items can be grown in home gardens in Toledo.
Many items on the least contaminated list are not grown around here.
Our 2013 produce garden plants - May 27, 2014
Growing tomatoes in our garden 2013 - Nov 02, 2013
Our 2014 Backyard Produce Garden - Sep 18, 2014
A full, rich Toledo day - Sat, Jul 19, 2014 - May 19, 2016
Garden tip for carrots and celery - Jul 16, 2014