GMO, Pesticides or Organic PLU Codes, What They Mean? Pay attention to the stickers on loose/bulk produce. These stickers are not required to be on the produce but many grocers use them to distinguish different forms of produce (GMO or Organic)
Meaning of number codes on fruit -- 4 numbers = produce was conventionally grown. 5 numbers starting with number 8 = genetically modified seeds. 5 numbers starting with number 9 = organically grown (not genetically modified seeds).
How to clean fruits and veggies: soak them in a ratio of vinegar and water to help remove toxins and pesticides. Leave them soaking for up to an hour, longer with non-organic apples. No, it doesn't change the taste.
How to Remove Pesticides from Fruits and Vegetables
Are you unable to buy organic produce? Find out how to use a natural vinegar wash to reduce the amount of pesticides on your fruits and vegetables! In large bowl cover fruit with 4 parts part white vinegar, soak for 2 mins and rinse
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