If you believe there is no need to clean organic fruits and vegetables like the conventionally grown ones, as they are not covered with pesticides or chemicals, you might make a big mistake.
Namely, even though they are not grown as the conventional vegetables and fruits, they may contain other things on the surface. They can be cultivated with natural fertilizers and soil enhancers, including worm castings, manure, and bone meal.
- Just add a few tablespoons of baking soda in 1-2 cups of water, and stir well.
- Then, pour the mixture into a spray bottle, or into a mixing bowl. With a scrub brush, clean your products.
- Remember to rinse them with water afterward, in order to wash away any residues of baking soda.