‘Organic’ veggies not as organic as you think

KAU study detects new-generation insecticides and fungicides in ‘organic’ fruits and vegetables

Here is an alert for health conscious people who go in search of ‘organic’ fruits and vegetables.

New generation insecticides and fungicides have been detected in fruits and vegetables labelled organic is the latest concern in food safety, according to a report published by KeralaAgricultural University (KAU) recently.

They are often sold at higher prices in separate counter in hypermarkets, it noted....................Read more


Source: The Hindu

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