To All my Dear Clients and Friends:
UPC Codes on Produce: Do you know what it all means?
Produce carry a sticker called “price look-up codes (PLUs). These PLU Code stickers tell you the price and how fruits & veggies were grown.
Organic: no synthetic pesticides and chemical fertilizers. Do not contain genetically modified organisms, and are not processed using irradiation, industrial solvents, or chemical food additives.
Organically: Starting with no. 9
Conventionally: Starting with no. 3 or 4
Genetically Modified: Starting with no. 8
It’s up to you to watch what you put into your shopping cart and how you feed your family!