pesticide produce

Is Shopping Organic Breaking the Bank?


With all the buzz surrounding eating organic and the added cost, it's easy to feel like you can't win.  To save money in the produce section when buying organic, refer to the Dirty Dozen.  These are the 12 crops with the highest amounts of pesticides that you definitely want to buy organic.

Dirty Dozen 2017

  1. Strawberries 

  2. Spinach

  3. Nectarines

  4. Apples

  5. Peaches 

  6. Celery 

  7. Grapes

  8. Pears

  9. Cherries 

  10. Tomatoes 

  11. Sweet bell peppers 

  12. Potatoes