USDA releases pesticide data for 2012

02/26/2014 11:49:00 AM
Tom Karst

Copies of the USDA summary for 2012 can be request at amspo.data@ams.usda.gov or by calling (703) 330-2300, ext. 110. Information on EPA pesticide residue tolerances is available online.


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deejay    
COLO  |  February, 26, 2014 at 05:54 PM

Am I missing something or does that seem strange that 60% of the samples taken were on domestic fruit? Isn't that way out of touch with reality since a much larger proportion of fruits and vegetables are imported--and those are possibly the ones we need to be especially good about testing?

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