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New report shows safety of fruits and vegetables

To give consumers more information about the safety of fruits and vegetables, a new report titled "Perspective on Pesticide Residues in Fruits and Vegetables" has been issued to provide a toxicological analysis of pesticide residues on produce.An expert panel found that "dirty" lists of fruits and vegetables are misleading to consumers, a detriment to public health because they discourage consumption, and lack scientific evidence that the pesticide levels found on fruits and vegetables pose any risk.

Nov 11, 2010|
4 Min Read
Market Overview
ContractLastChangeHighLowOpenLast Trade
Jul 23 Corn662.25
-5.75
671.7566266805:46 PM
Mar 23 Oats390.25
-2.75
394.75385.5393.2505:45 PM
Jan 23 Class III Milk19.43
-0.05
19.4319.43010:01 PM
Jan 23 Soybean1538.25
+8.75
1538.251525152511:41 PM
Aug 23 Soybean1477.5
+9
14821471.51472.7505:45 PM
Jan 23 Feeder Cattle179.57
-0.005
179.57179.57010:39 PM
Jan 23 Ethanol Futures2.161unch —2.1612.1612.16110:01 PM

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