Do you know what your putting in your mouth? Most people will eat conventional produce and not even bat an eye. It's because they are not educated on the harmful pesticides and additives that their food contains. Take a look at my quick guide to clean eating and see for yourself why you may want to pay the extra twenty cents for that Organic basket of strawberries. check out this site for my information.
Conventional grains are known to contain 15 pesticide residues according to the USDA Pesticide Program. They have even been known to carry carcinogens and neurotoxins that are linked to many health problems. Why buy them organic? Organic whole grains can reduce the risk of chronic diseases, stroke and heart disease.
The USDA Pesticide Data Program found 42 pesticide residues on cherries including carcinogens and neurotoxins that can cause nervous tissue damage. But don’t give up yet! Cherries are a good source of fiber and vitamin C, and they are also full of potassium. Just be sure to check whether your cherries are organic before purchasing them.