Get Financially Fit! | Buying Organic

Posted: July 11, 2016


It's no secret that organic produce can quickly drain your pocketbook. Understanding which fruits and vegetables to buy organic can help you save money in the long run. The Environmental Working Group's (EWG) Shopper's Guide to Pesticides identifies fruits and vegetables that have the highest and lowest pesticide residues. If you're worried about pesticides in your food, consider buying these 12 fruits and vegetables organic, starting with the most contaminated food.

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Foods You Should Buy Organic
12. Cucumbers
11. Cherry tomatoes
10. Sweet Bell Peppers
9. Tomatoes
8. Spinach
7. Cherries
6. Grapes

To view the EWG's complete list of foods you should buy organic, click here.

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