We probably all wish organic produce was a bit more affordable and fortunately, there are great methods to washing non-organic produce that work pretty well!
Nothing is as good as buying organically, however we all need the nutritional benefits of fruits and veggies so knowing the best ways in washing non-organic produce is ideal.
Keep reading for some effective methods in ridding your produce of harmful bacteria and dirt residue!
1. Cold, Clean Water Soak
The first step in washing non-organic produce is a cold, clean water soak.
For most leafy greens and porous veggies, soaking them in a bowl of cold water will remove excess dirt and pesticide residue.
It won't cut through bacteria that may lay on the surface of your produce so think about another, additional method after the initial soak!