Creating Waves of Awareness
We will now have to check our pineapples. If it is PINK, then it is GMO
The Environmental Working Group, a nonprofit organization that advocates for policies that protect global and individual health, produces the Shoppers' Guide to Pesticides in Produce. It is based on the results of nearly 43,000 pesticide tests.
Organic fruits and vegetables are by definition grown without the use of pesticides. But some find the expense of organic foods prohibitive.
Of the 43 different fruit and vegetable categories in the Guide to Pesticides, the following twelve foods had the lowest pesticide load when conventionally grown. Consequently, they are the safest conventionally grown crops to consume:
In 2014 Costa Rican officials who are friends with Monsanto are on ... to convince the councilors of municipalities to allow the arrival of GMO-producing companies.