FEDERAL SURVEY SHOWS PESTICIDE LEVELS OK

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- The federal government's annual survey of pesticide residue in food shows a few cases where pesticide levels measured above acceptable tolerance levels, while the vast majority were well below tolerance levels.to enforce government-mandated tolerance levels, to set new tolerance levels, and for research into pesticide use and alternatives.Samples from 14 commodities were taken

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- The federal government's annual survey of pesticide residue in food shows a few cases where pesticide levels measured above acceptable tolerance levels, while the vast majority were well below tolerance levels.

to enforce government-mandated tolerance levels, to set new tolerance levels, and for research into pesticide use and alternatives.

Samples from 14 commodities were taken as close to the point of consumption as possible in 10 states, representing abo

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