Amazing Facts About The Stickers On Fruit

starfisherPublished: April 30, 2017Updated: May 2, 201726 views
Published: April 30, 2017Updated: May 2, 2017

Nearly every piece of fruit in the produce aisle has a sticker on it, but most of us never give them much thought. But there are lots of interesting, little-known facts about fruit labels. Here are some of them:
The numbers on the labels have a deeper meaning.

The codes indicate how the fruit was grown. 4-digit codes (usually starting with 3 or 4) are given to fruits that are conventionally grown. 5-digit codes starting with a 9 are reserved for organics and the ones beginning with 8’s are GMOs.

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