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Pesticides found in Canadian organic produce

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Some organic produce in Canada contains pesticides, according to government inspection documents obtained by CBC News. Records released to CBC News by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency show 23.6 per cent of the 178 organic apples tested in 2009 and 2010 contained pesticide residue. Some organic apples that were tested by the CFIA in 2009 […]

Buy Organic, Natural Food labels mislead consumers


Organic foods are required by U.S. federal law to be produced in ways that promote ecological sustainability, without common toxic and genetically engineered ingredients. Beware, as the “100% Natural” label does NOT guarantee that the product is free of toxic pesticides, carcinogenic fumigants and solvent, or genetically modified ingredients. The only label that can give […]

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