Tags (PLU "Price Look Up" code sticker) on fruits and vegetables can help you identify organic, conventional and even genetically modified produce.
- ORGANIC produce stickers start with a 9 and have 5 numbers
- Conventional ones have 4 numbers
- GM (Genetically Modified) produce have 5 numbers like organic produce but start with the number 8 so be particularly cautious of those fruits and vegetables
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