Fresh Fruits, Vegetables and Juices

fresh fruit and juice

Fruits and vegetables are an important part of a healthy diet. Your local markets carry an amazing variety of fresh fruits and vegetables that are both nutritious and delicious. However, harmful bacteria that may be in the soil or water where produce grows may come in contact with fruits and vegetables and contaminate them. Fresh produce may also become contaminated after it is harvested, such as during preparation or storage.

More Tips on Juice Safety and Produce Safety from foodsafety.gov