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Produce at the market
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by Gail R Lam
on June 5, 2010 at 5:00 PM
Did that Yolo Family farm use Ethyl Bromide to fumigate their fields? Ethyl Bromide is a carcinogent. Do they use other toxic pesticides to keep snails or insects from eating holes in the fruit? If they did, then your strawberry smoothie is not so appealing.
by Gail R Lam
on June 5, 2010 at 5:00 PM
Did that Yolo Family farm use Ethyl Bromide to fumigate their fields? Ethyl Bromide is a carcinogent. Do they use other toxic pesticides to keep snails or insects from eating holes in the fruit? If they did, then your strawberry smoothie is not so appealing.
 
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