It can be convenient to purchase pre-washed vegetables, especially for those with busy lives. It would be wrong, however, to assume that pre-washed veg is free from pathogens. A new study casts some light.
Like to eat in the garden? The FDA recently approved radiation treatment for some basic salad fixins as a means to help reduce the number of disease-causing bacteria. This will also increase the amount of time they can be stored without spoiling.