Organic Applesauce A Must For Babies - 98 Percent Of Apples Contain Pesticides
It's no shock that kids who eat plenty of fruits and veggies are healthier than kids who don't. However, if...
It's no shock that kids who eat plenty of fruits and veggies are healthier than kids who don't. However, if the bulk of the veggies you give your kids are conventional vs. organic, you could be serving up a whopping helping of pesticides with that healthy produce. Especially, if your little one loves applesauce. Environmental Working Group (EWG) has just released their 7th edition Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce. As always, EWG highlights the worst offenders with their “Dirty Dozen” list, and this year apples are the worst. The Dirty Dozen list are the 12 produce items that contain the largest concentrated amounts of pesticides. Thus, the dirty dozen list are fruits and veggies you should always buy in organic form - especially for your growing baby.
- Learn how to make homemade organic applesauce for your baby.
- Imported Nectarines
- Imported Grapes
- Sweet Bell Peppers
- Domestic Blueberries
- Kale/Collard Greens