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Organic food no guarantee against foodborne illness

Eating organic may limit your exposure to pesticides. It may make you feel environmentally conscious. It can help support local farmers. But scientists warn it won’t necessarily protect you against foodborne illnesses. Organics, like conventionally farmed foods, can harbor dangerous pathogens including E. coli and salmonella, News21 reports. About this project Twenty-seven student journalists at […]