Are fruits and vegetables grown in Nicaragua safe for human consumption?

Answer On One Hand: Produce Grown Locally by FarmersNicaraguans eat a very healthy diet, producing a number of dishes that center around local fruits and vegetables. For people in Nicaragua, eating fruits... Read More »

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Do vegetables grown in the city absorb pollution and are these vegetables as healthy and safe as those grown in the country?

As you might expect, opinions on this issue differ among experts. Plants definitely do absorb all sorts of chemicals from the air (primarily carbon dioxide!), but the chemistry of the conduction ch... Read More »

How are organic fruits&vegetables grown?

Increased interest in organic products has turned the small niche market into a surging growth sector. In the United States, organic fruits and vegetables are grown under specific guidelines set by... Read More »

How Are Organic Fruits & Vegetables Grown?

Many grocery stores, supermarkets and farmers' markets sell organic foods, which are grown differently from their non-organic counterparts. CNN states that organic agricultural methods advance huma... Read More »

If you need 5 fruits and vegetables a day are you saying you need 5 fruits and 5 vegetables Or just 5 total?

You need a total of 5 servings of fruit and vegetables, not 5 of each.A serving size of fruit would be, for example, one piece of fresh fruit (pear, peach, orange), or half a grapefruit, or a half ... Read More »