Apples contain more pesticides than any other produce

A new report released today by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) for the first time listed apples as #1 on its “Dirty Dozen” list of fruits and veggies tainted with pesticide residue.

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Pesticides in your veggies? Yes, but agribusiness backed group says no worries

Back in April, the Environmental Working Group came out with their 2010 list of the most pesticide-laden fruits and veggies 

Now, according to The Atlantic, an agribusiness- backed group called the Alliance  for Food and Farming is apparently working to smear the findings of the EWG’s report. And they’re doing so with a $180,000 grant  from the USDA!

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