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One of my most important food shopping tips ever--those annoying stickers on fruits and veggies tell you A LOT! 4 numbers mean they were conventionally grown, 5 numbers starting with number 8 means they are genetically modified (GMO), and 5 numbers starting with 9 means they were organically grown (no pesticides or nasty GMOs) bettejain

Those annoying #fruit stickers can, apparently, be quite informative: A 4-number code denotes conventionally-grown fruits and vegetables (pesticides used); A 5-number code beginning with 8 means, organic or not, the fruit or vegetable was genetically modified (GE or GMO); And a 5-number code beginning with 9 means the fruit was organically grown without genetic modification. #tips

March is national nutrition month! One way to make sure you and your family are getting the nutrients from fruits and veggies is to shop seasonally! This also helps on cost because produce that is out of season costs more!

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Who knew those annoying little fruit stickers could actually contain useful consumer information? :: Foolish Fire

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As moms, we know it’s important to make sure our children get plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables. Unfortunately, the chemicals sprayed on conventionally grown fruit and veggie crops kill more than just bugs. There’s more to know and this infographic will help you figure out how to best protect your little ones.

What PLU codes tell you about your produce: Organic, Conventional, or Genetically modified? Stay away from the ones that start with an 8! NEEd to teach this to clients.