higher levels of pesticides on thes fruits and veggies

Below are 12 fruits and veggies that the Department of Agriculture announced to have higher levels of pesticides, even after washing. The results are based on an analysis of government tests by the Environmental Working Group (EWG), a research and advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. Here are the must-buy organic fruits:

* Apples
* Cherries
* Grapes, imported
* Nectarines
* Peaches
* Pears
* Raspberries
* Strawberries

Vegetables:

* Bell peppers
* Celery
* Potatoes
* Spinach/lettuce

Don’t worry about going organic with these fruits:

* Bananas
* Kiwi
* Mangos
* Papaya
* Pineapples

Vegetables:

* Asparagus
* Avocado
* Broccoli
* Cauliflower
* Onions

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