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Dirty Dozen Fruits and Vegetables Which are the Most Contaminated and High Pesticide Fruit and Vegetables

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Dirty dozen fruits and vegetables which are the most contaminated and high pesticide fruit and vegetables, these are sometimes called the “dirty dozen,” there are twelve fruits and vegetables that are the most contaminated by pesticides and/or fungicides. Here is a list of the most contaminated produce in loosely descending order and the pesticides used …

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Pesticides in Food The Dirty Dozen Foods List Plus++ & Safest Food to Buy 2012

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Pesticides in food, the dirty dozen foods list ++ and the safest food to buy 2012 that have the least amount of pesticides in them comes on the heels of the Environmental Working Group’s annual “Dirty Dozen” report for 2012 which was just released. The EWG has named the fruits and vegetables that rank the …

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Why Bees are Disappearing

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Why bees are disappearing is a complex subject, but at the top of the list according to a recent federal study confirms that the honeybees’ pollen and their hives are laden with pesticides. Another factor is that a bad winter has worsened the already worrisome bee die-off with a large die-off this last winter. This …

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Garden and green a great combination top green backyard gardening tips

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Garden and green – a great combination – top green backyard gardening tips is a green activity in itself, there are ways to make it an even more eco-friendly experience. Sometimes, gardening deviates from the natural and enters the realm of the harmful. For example, some gardeners use chemical fertilizers without even realizing it, and …

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Neonicotinoid Pesticides Bee Populations Colony Collapse Disorder Linked in Two New Studies

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Neonicotinoid pesticides and bee populations crash are linked, however CropLife America, a front group for Monsanto, Dow, and other pesticide makers would have you believe otherwise. 2 recent studies have tied the crashing populations of Bees to the pesticide. The pesticides in question are called Neonicotinoids, since they are derived from nicotine (used as a …

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How to Make Produce Safer

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How to make produce safer, and you may find that the more research you do into the contamination of produce from pesticides, herbicides, bacteria and other dangerous substances, the more afraid you become! But don’t despair – there are things you can do to make your produce consumption safer. Here are some tips. 1. Buy …

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Pesticides ADHD Pesticides and ADHD Possibly Linked

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Pesticides ADHD – Pesticides and ADHD possibly linked, as parents struggle daily with the challenges of raising a child with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Adding to the frustration is that no definite cause has been found for this problem. Some possibilities are coming to light, however – among them is the possible link between pesticide exposure …

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